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Artem Sokolov to Vesti.FM: Russia#039s Kazakhs are losing ties with their native culture

Artem Sokolov to Vesti.FM: Russia's Kazakhs are losing ties with their native culture

Kazakhs living in Russia are gradually losing ties with their native language and native culture, analyst of the Vestnik Kavkaza information-analytical agency, Artem Sokolov, said during live broadcast of the "Peoples of …

Turkish consulate in Thessaloniki attacked with Molotov cocktails

Turkish consulate in Thessaloniki attacked with Molotov cocktails

A group of masked assailants attacked the Turkish consulate in Greece's Thessaloniki with Molotov cocktails early Sunday, Daily Sabah reported citing Doğan News Agency. The group threw two Molotov cocktails at the consulate's …

OSCE staff member dies in car blast in Donbass

OSCE staff member dies in car blast in Donbass

An OSCE monitor died in a car blast in LPR, the militia's press service told Luganskinformcenter on Sunday, TASS reports. "Today, on April 23, 2017, as two crews of the OSCE SMM were going from Slavyanoserbsk to Sokolniki, near …

Weather to get worse in Azerbaijan

Weather to get worse in Azerbaijan

There will be a snowfall in Azerbaijan tomorrow, country's National Department of Hydrometeorology reported. The air temperature on Absheron peninsula at night will reach 8-11, while in the daytime - 14-17 degrees. As for Baku, the …

Muslim necropolis of VIII-IX centuries discovered in Derbent

Muslim necropolis of VIII-IX centuries discovered in Derbent

Muslim cemetery of VIII-IX centuries has been discovered in Derbent. The discovery happened at the site of construction of the museum-exhibition complex and office building. …

Armenian native detained for shooting at Zelenograd#039s cafe

Armenian native detained for shooting at Zelenograd's cafe

Russian police detained a native of Armenia in Zelenograd. He opened fire in a cafe, injuring one of the customers. Suspect tried to ran away, but he couldn't get far away and was detained a few minutes later. …

Poacher fails to sail away from trial in Adygea

Poacher fails to sail away from trial in Adygea

The police officers of the Krasnogvardeysky district detained a local resident for illegal fishing. The emergency situation occurred on the shore of the Krasnodar reservoir. The poacher used the prohibited fishing gear - the fishing …

Body of Russian soldier found in Gyumri

Body of Russian soldier found in Gyumri

A corpse of a Russian serviceman was found today in Armenian city Gyumri. According to eyewitnesses, the man died as a result of a stab wound, received in a brawl, RIA Novosti reports, adding that now the local law enforcement agencies …

Does Kerch Strait ferry line change route?

Does Kerch Strait ferry line change route?

The Kerch Strait ferry line can change the route during the time of the bridge construction. According to the experts, such a measure will allow to differentiate cargo flows: passengers and buses will follow the Crimea-Port Caucasus …

Snow storm in Georgia

Snow storm in Georgia

Broken roofs of houses, fallen trees and damaged power lines - this is a result of a hurricane in Tbilisi and Rustavi   Recall,  that yesterday weather forecasters warned the population of the country about the …

Fire destroys apartment building in Dagestan

Fire destroys apartment building in Dagestan

Today, during a subbotnik, a fire broke out in one of the household in the village of Tissi in the Tsumadinsky district. The fire quickly spread to the house and outbuildings, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the …

Scientists of Kabardino-Balkaria create unique polymer

Scientists of Kabardino-Balkaria create unique polymer

According to the Russian Foundation for Advanced Studies, an ultra-strong polymer, superior in strength to metal, was developed by the staff of the Kabardino-Balkar State University. According to the experts, the materials of the new …

Yevgeniya Svatuhina on Vesti.FM: Russian language almost adopted the Latin alphabet 90 years ago

Yevgeniya Svatuhina on Vesti.FM: Russian language almost adopted the Latin alphabet 90 years ago

The process of latinisation of the alphabets among the Soviet states, which began immediately after the collapse of the USSR, continues at the present time. For example, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan adopted the Latin alphabet. …

Daesh claims responsibility for attack in Khabarovsk

Daesh claims responsibility for attack in Khabarovsk

Daesh has taken responsibility for a deadly attack in Russia's Khabarovks, which has left two people dead, Express.co.uk writes. An intelligence official was killed on Friday when a gunman opened fire in an office branch …

Kerch ferry service resumes its work after storm

Kerch ferry service resumes its work after storm

Kerch ferry service has resumed its work this morning after storm. This was reported by a representative of the company "Marine Directorate". …

Mercedes Benz named most popular car in Georgia

Mercedes Benz named most popular car in Georgia

Georgia's Interior Ministry has published the list of most popular cars in the country. According to the published data, Mercedes Benz was the most popular car in 2016. In total, 1.2 million cars were registered in Georgia …

Muslim televangelist who urged to replace chess with praying acquitted in Istanbul

Muslim televangelist who urged to replace chess with praying acquitted in Istanbul

The Istanbul Public Prosecutor’s Office ruled against trying a Muslim televangelist who said “playing chess is more sinful than gambling,” Anadolu Agency reported. Plaintiff Mücahit Bayraktar had applied to the …

Ambassador: Russian become second spoken language in Syria

Ambassador: Russian become second spoken language in Syria

Many Syrian families name their sons after Russian President Vladimir Putin, Syrian Ambassador to Moscow Riyad Haddad said, speaking at the Russian Federation Council. "When Syrian President …

Gunman opens fire in FSB office in Russia’s Khabarovsk

Gunman opens fire in FSB office in Russia’s Khabarovsk

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A gunman opened fire in the receiving office of the local branch of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) in the city of Khabarovsk, the FSB Public Relations Center said. "At 17:02 local time (06:02 GMT), an unidentified …

St. Petersburg metro bombing death toll rises to 16

St. Petersburg metro bombing death toll rises to 16

A woman who was injured in the April 3 bombing on a St. Petersburg metro train has died, bringing the toll to 16, St. Petersburg Deputy Governor Anna Mityanina said She posted on her Twitter page that a woman injured in …