Amnesty International instructed experts to check the report on the actions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

The head of the Ukrainian branch, Oksana Pokalchuk, announced her departure from the organization; she called the content of the report “support for Russian narratives.” The co-founder of the Swedish division of Amnesty International, Per Vestberg, also resigned. “Our researchers conducted a survey of witnesses whose testimonies we used in the territories controlled by Ukraine,” — amnesty international was assured. The organization warned that it did not intend to revise the results of the report, noting that the sole purpose of the publication was to ensure the protection of civilians.…

Latvia proposed to cancel the residence permit and visas for supporting the special operation

In mid-August, the Estonian authorities have already announced the closure of the border for the Russians— holders of Schengen visas issued by this country. “We have imposed very far-reaching sanctions that affect the oligarchs. They will have to leave the country. At the same time, in March, on the contrary, he called on Russians to leave the country. Is it worth investing in real estate developers Articles Estonia, Lithuania and the Czech Republic also believe that the ban on issuing visas to tourists from Russia should be introduced at the…

The RF Armed Forces completely liberated the village of Udy in the Kharkiv region

over Lisichansk and 15 multiple rocket launchers in nearby areas. Rate the material Истoчник aif.ru In the areas of Belaya Krinitsa and Belogorka of the Kherson region, 35 nationalists and 15 units of armored and motor vehicles were destroyed. In the areas of the settlements of Experienced and Pervomayskoye, out of 580 people of the 56th motorized infantry brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, about 140 people remained, the rest refused to carry out combat missions and arbitrarily left their positions due to heavy losses. Earlier the Russian Ministry of…

The flight of the first female astronaut from Tunisia to the ISS is scheduled for 2024

One of the women will be the main crew member, the second will be a spare. Now they are undergoing medical examinations, after which six of them will go to Russia to participate in the final selection stage. Launch of the Soyuz MS-22 spacecraft scheduled for September 21, the crew will include cosmonauts Sergei Prokopyev and Dmitry Petelin, as well as NASA astronaut Francisco Rubio. The day before, Women's Day was celebrated in Tunisia, within which eight candidates for a flight to the ISS were presented. Rate the material Истoчник…

The Ministry of Defense announced the capture of the village of Udy in the Kharkiv region

At the request of Roskomnadzor RBC provides data on the details of the military operation in Ukraine based on information from Russian official sources. In total, 267 aircraft, 148 helicopters, 1,738 drones, 365 anti-aircraft missile systems have been destroyed since the beginning of the Russian military operation in Ukraine , 4,303 tanks, 798 multiple rocket launcher combat vehicles, 3,298 field artillery pieces and mortars, as well as 4,888 units of special military vehicles. Near the settlements of Opytnoe and Pervomayskoe DNR More than 200 servicemen of the 56th motorized infantry…

Reuters learned about the arrival of the first ship with Ukrainian grain in Syria

Read on RBC Pro Pro Soviet wellness: are childhood wellness methods effective? How these companies will survive the recession Articles Ukraine severed diplomatic relations with Syria at the end of June, after Damascus recognized the independence of the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics. Reuters: The first ship with Ukrainian grain came to Syria after Lebanon's refusal Dry-cargo ship Razoni under the flag of Sierra Leone, loaded with 26,000 tons of corn, sailed from the port of Odessa on August 1. In particular, Reuters, citing the Ukrainian embassy in Lebanon, reported…

Second delegation of US congressmen to visit Taiwan

The new delegation is led by Massachusetts Senator and Democratic Party member Ed Markey. Congressmen will stay in Taiwan for two days. China is also conducting exercises in the airspace north, southwest and southeast of Taiwan. Beijing has also launched large-scale military exercises with firing off the island. As Pelosi herself explained, she flew to Taiwan to demonstrate US support for a “bright and dynamic” business. < source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/5/32/756604798701325.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Ed Markey The second delegation of US congressmen…

The Ministry of Justice of Latvia proposed to limit the use of the Russian language at work

Although after the 2012 referendum the language did not receive the status of a state language, in practice Latvians “should know it in a variety of situations”< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/1/58/756604811224581.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(-webkit-min-device -pixel-ratio: 2), (min-resolution: 192dpi)" >< /p> The Latvian Ministry of Justice is working on a law on limiting bilingualism, which provides for limiting the use of the Russian language at work and in public places, the head of the department, Janis Bordans, told Delfi. Read on RBC Pro Pro How to change brand design at different stages of…

In “Kalashnikov” called the terms of sending to the troops “replacement SVD” and PPK-20

Rifle tests were completed in October last year. It shoots up to 1300m. It will replace the SVD rifle developed in 1963< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1010xH/media/img/8/56/756604848693568.webp 1010w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 640px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 640px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" >< /p> Microwave Sniper Rifle Starting this year, the troops will begin to receive a new Chukavin sniper rifle (SVCh) to replace the Dragunov sniper rifle (SVD). “We believe that this is the best submachine gun in the world for the next 20 years,” — noted Lushnikov. By weight, the Chukavin rifle is lighter…

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland allowed the termination of the issuance of visas to Russians

The diplomat pointed out that the country has not been issuing tourist visas to Russians for several months. Some states believe that a ban on issuing visas to tourists from Russia should be introduced at the EU level— for example, Latvia, Lithuania and the Czech Republic have called for this. The European Commission indicates that, according to the EU visa code, a complete ban on the issuance of short-stay visas, including Russians, it is impossible. Warsaw supports the introduction of the measure at the EU level< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/6/14/756604842541146.webp 800w" type="image/webp"…

Former editor of Channel One Ovsyannikova decided to pay off her debts by selling a puppy

According to her lawyer Dmitry Zakhvatov, the reason for initiating the case was a picket, which was held by his client in mid-July on Sofiyskaya Square in Moscow. She came to the event with a poster of pacifist content. In addition, an additional fundraising was announced to cover the personal needs of the journalist. At the end of July, the court fined the former employee of Channel One; for 50 thousand rubles. Former Channel One employee Marina Ovsyannikova decided to sell her golden retriever puppy to pay part of the…

Allied troops broke through the defense of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Ugledar direction

This happened as a result of a successful attack on the positions of the Ukrainian military. Earlier, the Russian Defense Ministry reported that the settlement of Peski in the DPR was completely liberated by the allied forces. The armed forces of the Donetsk People's Republic and the Russian army broke through the defenses of the Ukrainian military and advanced significantly in the direction of the city of Vuhledar. “The miner's division of the army of the Donetsk People's Republic, with the support of units of the Russian armed forces, broke…

Why is ignorance dangerous on a national scale?

If in the course of the entire history of education its goal was proclaimed (or implied) to form a complete picture of the world in a person, then now it is disfigured so that it destroys this picture. On a national scale, this can lead to catastrophic consequences — such as the destruction of society, the national economy, etc.  The Education Law must explicitly include a statement that the purpose of  —education — the formation of the same holistic picture of the world. The opinion of the author may not coincide with the position of…

A call to help. A businessman delivers water to the liberated cities of the LPR

Zhenya informs them of that water has been brought. When we arrived and tried to distribute food and water to people, the locals behaved quite wildly. I had to take out people with whole families. Previously, there were positions of Ukrainian forces that defended the coast during the offensive of the allied forces. Employees of the unit are scurrying back and forth. I'm bored. We tried to get into those places in the city where people were in the most difficult situation. «River — it is now the only source of drinking water. A already tomorrow morning, an orange Kamaz will…

Scout Mikhail Mukasey. According to legend and without failures

So it was easier for an illegal immigrant to get lost in the crowd. The profession of an intelligence officer does not imply longevity, but he celebrated his centenary and lived for another year after that, dying on August 19, 2008 Language will bring to the States Mikhail Isaakovich was born in the Belarusian village of Zamostye into a Jewish family of hereditary blacksmiths, and began his career in Leningrad, at the Baltic Shipyard. After this mission, the Mukaseis worked in France, in other countries, on different continents. Befriended the…