Nizhny Novgorod fair: history in photographs

Nizhny Novgorod Fair — the largest fair in Russia, a phenomenon of national heritage. The history of the Nizhny Novgorod fair has more than four centuries. Being on the way of the main waterway of Russia – Volga, in close proximity to Moscow, the Nizhny Novgorod Fair performed the most important function of the “exchange

The scientist apologized for the joke with a photo of a sausage under the guise of a snapshot of a star

French scientist Etienne Klein, who jokingly published a photo of a slice of sausage and presented the image as a scientific discovery, has apologized. He indicated that his intent was to call for the careful handling of unverified information. “I apologize to those who may have been shocked by my practical joke, in which there was

In Russia, 19,974 new cases of COVID-19 infection were detected per day

Over the past day in Russia, the number of patients with coronavirus has increased by 19 974, according to the federal operational headquarters for combating the spread of the disease. In total, 2 141 patients were hospitalized in the country in a day with coronavirus. This is 12.3% more than the day before. Also, 10 & nbsp;

France forms anti-crisis headquarters to combat record drought

Over the past week, due to abnormal heat, a special regime was declared in 93 of the 96 administrative regions of France. The created anti-crisis commission will coordinate the water supply to the most affected areas.jpg 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/4/57/756597555714574.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > < /p>

North Korean Foreign Ministry calls Pelosi’s visit to the border with Korea a manifestation of hostility

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/7/77/756597765646777.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Nancy Pelosi The visit of Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi to the demilitarized zone on the border of the DPRK and South Korea is another manifestation of Washington's hostile policy, said Cho Yong Sam, director of the press and information department of the DPRK

The pro-Russian authorities of Kherson announced their withdrawal from the jurisdiction of Kyiv

The deputy head of the Kherson VGA Stremousov said that the region is not under the jurisdiction of Kyiv image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/7/43/756597794185437.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > The territory of the Kherson region controlled by Russian forces is “actually no longer located” in the jurisdiction of Ukraine, said “RIA Novosti”

Volodin recalled that only the United States used nuclear weapons

The United States is the only state that has used nuclear weapons in the entire history of the world, Vyacheslav Volodin pointed out. August 6 and 9 are days of remembrance for the victims of the US atomic bombings of Japanese Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/7/88/756597787290887.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Peace Memorial in

Blinken warned about the consequences of ending cooperation with China

Blinken said about the consequences of ending cooperation with China and condemned military maneuvers The suspension of cooperation between China and the United States on a number of issues, including climate change, will have long-term consequences for the world, Blinken said. China's military maneuvers are disproportionate to Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, he says webp” media=”(max-width:

Trump thinks Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan is stupid and calls it ‘China’s dream’

Speaker of the lower house of the US Congress Nancy Pelosi, having traveled to Taiwan, gave China a pretext for all sorts of actions, including military exercises, Donald Trump believes, which should not have happened< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/6/87/756597756474876.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" >webp” type=”image/webp”> Nancy Pelosi (second from left) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's

Putin after talks with Erdogan met with Kadyrov

Earlier, Kadyrov said that he personally met Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and the head of the national intelligence organization After talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Russian leader Vladimir Putin met with Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, TASS reports. According to him, they discussed the state of affairs in

Operation “Dawn” and the escalation between Israel and the Gaza Strip. The main thing

Israel launched Operation Dawn on Friday against the Islamic Jihad terrorist group in the Gaza Strip. In response, more than 100 rockets were fired from Gaza into the country. By Saturday morning, August 6, relations between Israel and the Gaza Strip remain tense after the Israeli army (IDF) conducted an operation against the Islamic Jihad

Numbers and passports: what caused a new conflict between Serbia and Kosovo

On the border of Serbia and Kosovo before August 1, clashes and shooting began. In Kosovo, they were going to introduce a ban on Serbian documents and car numbers. How the conflict developed and is there a risk of its resumption – in the RBC video Video Tags RBC Comfort Newsletter with news that affects

Europe has solved the problem of gas shortages: a country friendly to the Russian Federation will provide record deliveries

The EU assures that gas imports from Russia have decreased from 40% to 20%. Europe has found a way to partially solve the problem of shortage of natural gas, which was formed in the context of the energy crisis. This was caused by anti-Russian sanctions imposed due to the special operation of the Russian Federation

Russian Armed Forces destroyed a platoon of MLRS “Alder” and HIMARS in the Kharkiv region

The Russian military managed to destroy a platoon of Ukrainian MLRS “Alder” and HIMARS in the Kharkiv region, according to the Russian Ministry of Defense. According to the information of the Russian military department, multiple launch rocket systems of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were identified and destroyed in the vicinity of the village of

Hockey referee Sergei Karabanov passed away

The famous hockey referee Sergei Karabanov has passed away, he was 57 years old, according to the website of the Russian Hockey Federation (FHR). Karabanov began his refereeing career in 1985 at children's matches commands. As the main arbiter, he adjudicated two Euroleague tournaments, three European Champions Cup finals, three youth world championships and four

Kursk Governor reported an attempted sabotage at a military airfield

Kursk governor Starovoit announced the suppression of sabotage attempts at a military airfield The sabotage attempt occurred at one of the local airfields where the military is based, said Roman Starovoit. He did not provide details, but again urged residents not to use drones /webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/2/09/756597817188092.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution:

Borrell invited the leaders of Serbia and Kosovo to Brussels for talks

The head of EU diplomacy Borrell invited the leaders of Serbia and Kosovo to talks in Brussels Negotiations between Kosovo and Serbia in Brussels may take place on 18 August. Earlier, Borrell welcomed Pristina's decision to postpone until September the decision on non-recognition of Serbian documents image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/2/21/756597814141212.webp

Erdogan invited Putin to meet with Zelensky in Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed hope that the situation in Ukraine will be resolved at the negotiating table, and considered it necessary to take steps to resume negotiations between Moscow and Kyiv in Istanbul< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/4/92/756597820037924.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan invited his Russian counterpart Vladimir

Azerbaijan increases pressure in Karabakh

What are the goals pursued by Baku This week the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh escalated. Russian peacekeepers confirmed that Azerbaijan violated the ceasefire regime. What is Baku trying to achieve and is Yerevan ready to make concessions? image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/9/46/756596971547469.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > Exacerbation in Karabakh On

An attempt was made on the deputy head of the administration of Nova Kakhovka

The deputy head of the pro-Russian administration of Nova Kakhovka was hospitalized after the assassination attempt According to preliminary data, Vitaly Gur was shot from a Makarov pistol near his house. The official was taken to the hospital, he is in serious condition< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/7/04/756597868222047.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Vitaliy Gura

Bulgaria will continue to issue visas to Russians, but will increase the processing time

Bulgaria continues to issue tourist visas to Russians, but due to technical reasons, the terms for the provision of services have increased, the embassy said. In ATOR, after the expulsion of Bulgarian diplomats, they reported about the suspension of the acceptance of documents webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/5/80/756597869921805.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)"

Erdogan confirms agreement to pay for Russian gas in rubles

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak said earlier that Moscow and Ankara agreed to start partially paying for Russian gas in rubles 756597873119120.webp 673w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/0/12/756597873119120.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Recep Tayyip Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian leader Vladimir Putin agreed on payments for Russian

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs called the demand of the Ambassador of Ukraine to return the property of the USSR populist

The Russian Foreign Ministry called populist the demand of the Ukrainian ambassador to Britain to return the property of the USSR Russia has ownership rights to foreign property of the USSR, the issue has been finally settled, the Foreign Ministry said Earlier, Ambassador Prystaiko said that Ukraine has not ratified the agreement on the exchange

Amnesty International defended the report on the crimes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

Amnesty International defends report on Kyiv's violation of the laws of war The human rights organization notified the government of Ukraine in late July of its findings and reported violations by the Ukrainian military, but received no response from it< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/9/34/756597903967349.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > The human rights organization Amnesty International adheres

Taiwan says at least 20 Chinese warplanes are approaching the island

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/9/20/756597949133209.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > Chinese military fighter J-11 At least 20 Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force aircraft entered the Taiwan Air Defense Identification Zone during the exercise. The Ministry of Defense announced this on its Twitter (the social network was blocked at the request of the prosecutor's office).

The deputy head of the CAA of the Kakhovka district was put in intensive care after the assassination attempt

< /p> Vitaly Gura Deputy head of the military-civilian administration (CAA) of the Kakhovka district Vitaly Gur is in intensive care after an assassination attempt on him. This was reported by TASS with reference to Kirill Stremousov, Deputy Head of the Kherson Regional State Administration. “He is in the hospital in serious condition, in intensive

The Russian Foreign Ministry called for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip

The Palestinian-Israeli conflict escalated again on August 5, after a series of Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip as part of an operation against the Islamic Jihad group The Russian Foreign Ministry is seriously concerned about the escalation the situation in the Gaza Strip and calls on all parties to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict to return