Named the most highly paid musicians of the year

Soloist with the Irish band U2 Bono. Ilya Pitalev MOSCOW, 5 Dec — the Forbes Magazine made an annual ranking of the highest paid bands and performers 2018. First place was taken by Irish rock band U2, which in 12 months has earned $ 118 million. In second place was British rock band Coldplay with an income of 115.5 million ...

Turkey sees no problems with the supply of F-35

The American fighter Lockheed Martin F-35. © Flickr / Day Donaldson ANKARA, December 5 — Ankara sees no problems with the supply of American fighters F-35, although before the US Congress said about the possibility to suspend the supply of aircraft to Turkey over its plans to buy Russian anti-aircraft missile systems s-400, said the foreign Minister of Turkey Mevlut ...

In the CCI assessed the impact of the USA on trade between Russia and China

The dried fruit from the USA at a supermarket in Beijing. © AP Photo / Mark Schiefelbein BEIJING, 5 Dec — the Recent agreement of China and the U.S. trade controversy is just the beginning of a dialogue, so the Russian side should not fear that Beijing abandon its plans of diversification of imports due to the expansion of cooperation ...

Putin spoke about Russia’s response to U.S. withdrawal from the INF Treaty

Russian President Vladimir Putin. Mikhail Klimentyev MOSCOW, 5 Dec — If the United States believes that should have a weapon that now falls under the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty), Russia also will do it, said Russian President Vladimir Putin. The President recalled that in 2002 the US unilaterally withdrew from the ABM Treaty, ...

Putin commented on the statement on the INF Treaty Pompeo

Russian President Vladimir Putin. Alexei Druzhinin MOSCOW, 5 Dec — American side has not provided any evidence of the alleged violation by Russia of the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles, said Russian President Vladimir Putin, commenting on the words of US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Washington to come out of the INF Treaty after ...

Putin promised to respond in case of breach of the INF Treaty

President Of Russia Vladimir Putin. Mikhail Klimentyev MOSCOW, 5 Dec – Russia opposes the destruction of the Treaty on intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty), but will be forced to react to the exit of the United States, said on Wednesday Russian President Vladimir Putin, noting that Washington took the decision to withdraw long before the public announcement. In particular, ...

Russian admirals assess the ability of the United States in the Black and Baltic seas

American aircraft carrier Harry S. Truman. © Photo : U.S. Navy / MCS 2nd Class Thomas Gooley MOSCOW, 5 Dec — the Use of US aircraft carriers in the Black sea is impossible in accordance with the Montreux Convention on the status of the Straits in the Baltic is difficult due to the fact that there’s not enough room for ...

Mega flare will teach physicists to predict “space weather”

Solar flare MOSCOW, 5 Dec – /strong>. The study period of powerful solar flares has helped scientists from Skoltech and foreign countries to understand how they can predict such events before they start. The results of their observations were published in the Astrophysical Journal. “Analysis of last September’s events in the Sun allowed us to understand, how it is distributed ...

Kosovo has declared a day of mourning for George Bush Sr.

Hashim Thaci. Ilya Pitalev BELGRADE, 5 Dec – the President of the breakaway Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci has set Wednesday a day of mourning for deceased former us President George Bush the elder. George Bush Sr. died last Friday in her 95th year of life. Thaci was in the US when it became known about the death of Bush. ...

In the Federation Council commented on the statement on the INF Treaty Pompeo

The building of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation. Grigory Sysoev MOSCOW, 5 Dec — the Statement of US state Secretary Mike Pompeo Treaty of elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty) is the “disturbing content” of the new world order that is trying to shape the Washington, said a member of the Federation Council Committee on defense ...

More alive or more dead: will we be able to save the INF Treaty

The U.S. ballistic missile medium-range Pershing-2. © AP Photo / Thomas Kienzle WASHINGTON, December 5 — Michael Turgiev. American experts differ in estimates of the fate of the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty): some consider it the gap has virtually a fait accompli, others expect it to be the intensive care unit, and this ...

General staff: Syrian militants* are on the US-controlled territory

One of the Central streets of Latakia, Syria. Mikhail Alaeddin MOSCOW, 5 Dec — the ISIS Militants in Syria* located just East of the Euphrates, on the US-controlled territory, said the chief of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces Valery Gerasimov. “In December last year the active phase of the operation on liquidation of armed gangs in Syria ...

NATO try to disguise the US withdrawal from the INF Treaty, said Sands

The headquarters of NATO in Brussels. Alexei Vitvitskiy RIA NOVOSTI. NATO ESCALATE THE SITUATION AND MANIPULATED THE FACTS TO COVER UP THE U.S. WITHDRAWAL FROM THE INF TREATY — SANDS

Gerasimov compare the US military budget and financing of the Russian army

Chief of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces – first Deputy defense Minister Valery Gerasimov. Ilya Pitalev MOSCOW, 5 Dec — the Financing of the armed forces in recent years remains at $ 50 billion and has a tendency to decrease, the US military budget is more than 14 times, said Wednesday the chief of the General staff ...

Moscow does not follow the investigation of Mueller, said Sands

The former head of the FBI Robert Mueller. © AP Photo / Charles Dharapak RIA NOVOSTI. PESKOV SAID THAT MOSCOW DOES NOT FOLLOW THE INVESTIGATION MULLER: WE HAVE OTHER THINGS TO DO, THIS IS NOT A PRIORITY TOPIC FOR OUR ATTENTION

The foreign Ministry condemned statements by Volcker in Ukraine

Special envoy of the US state Department in Ukraine Kurt Volker. CC BY 2.0 / U.S. Embassy Kyiv Ukraine / United States Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker, Kyiv, July 24, 2017 MOSCOW, 5 Dec — the Statement of US special envoy in Ukraine, Kurt Volker, far from helping resolve the situation in Ukraine, said the official representative of ...

Mogherini hopes that the US and Russia will retain the INF Treaty

Federica Mogherini. Alexei Vitvitskiy BRUSSELS, 5 Dec — the EU hoped that the US and Russia use the remaining 60 days for the preservation of the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty), which is necessary for security on the European continent, said Thursday the head of the EU diplomacy Federica Mogherini. Earlier, the US Secretary ...

Gerasimov told about the possibility of the United States to increase the number of nuclear warheads

Chief of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces army General Valery Gerasimov. The Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation MOSCOW, 5 Dec — the US bypassed a number of provisions of the Treaty on Strategic offensive arms (start-3), which allows Washington if necessary to promptly increase the number of nuclear warheads more than 1,200 units, said Wednesday ...

An American expert has predicted a “dangerous process” of the dispute, the United States and China

The flags of the United States and China. © 2018 AFP / Wang Zhao MOSCOW, 5 Dec — China and the United States have a long and complex process of negotiations, as China may not fully comply with the United States, a “trade war” against China beats America, the American expert, Professor of international relations, Hamilton College (USA) Alan Cafruny. ...

The SETI Institute did not find traces of aliens on “interstellar asteroid”

So the artist has depicted an interstellar asteroid Omwamwi MOSCOW, 5 Dec – Long observation of the asteroid Omwamwi at the time of its closest approach to the Earth, exclude the presence on its surface “all artificial sources of radio waves or other signals.” To such conclusion came the astronomers from the Institute of search for extraterrestrial intelligence SETI, published ...