Russia last week moved to Syria at least 21 howitzer M-30 in military aid to the Syrian authorities. About this newspaper «Kommersant», citing a Fox News channel and Pentagon sources.
According to sources, howitzers were delivered on a cargo ship in the port of Tartus. Citing satellite data, the channel also announces the discovery in Syria of Russian aircraft airborne early warning and control A-50. In addition, Fox News reports that the Russian military in Syria will soon receive an additional batch of shells for anti-aircraft missile system s-400.
The USA consider temporary dispatch of a battalion of Patriot missiles to the Baltic to participate in the exercises PATO this summer. About it reports AFP with reference to sources in the Pentagon, the exercises will be held from 10 to 24 June, it is reported in another article for the same publication.
At the time of the appearance of this information in Lithuania Pentagon chief James Mattis refused to answer the question, whether asked Vilnius for the placement of Patriot missiles on a regular basis.
On the contraction of the military PATO in the Baltic States in the Alliance announced in June of 2016. The main forces planned to deploy to the region in January 2017. Later, defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has described the impending maneuvers as a threat to Russia and called them unacceptable.
The Internet encyclopedia Wikipedia has applied to the constitutional court of Turkey in connection with the blocking of the site in that country. Earlier, the court of Ankara rejected a previous lawsuit Wikipedia, the news Agency TASS.
Access to this resource was blocked on April 29. The Ministry of transport and communications of Turkey explained its decision by the fact that Wikipedia allegedly maligned the image of the country, in particular talked about Ankara’s ties to terrorist organizations.
The group commander of the special operations Forces of the armed forces was awarded the title of Hero of Russia for operation in Syria, and several officers group awarded for help in fight against terrorists. About it writes on Wednesday «the Independent newspaper» referring to the TV channel «Russia-24». In a group of 16 people awarded provided cover front in Syria, directing aircraft on militant positions specified in this article.
The US President Donald trump on Wednesday will meet in Washington with Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will discuss the Syrian issue. The meeting will be held in the White house. Trump and Lavrov will discuss issues of settlement in Syria and bilateral cooperation, Russia and the United States, reports TASS with reference to Reuters.
«As parents of Macron learned about his relationship with the teacher» is the title of an article in Komsomolskaya Pravda, which reported the publication of the biographical book about the new French President – the youngest in the country’s history.
Its author, Anna Fulda, met with the parents policy. Those shared with her my reaction to the fact that their son is Dating his teacher. The future First lady of France told the magazine Paris Match that the Makron big romantic: when he was 17, he vowed to return from the capital after graduation to find her : «You’re not getting rid of me. I will return and marry you.» The lovers got married in 2007 – the groom was 29, the bride 54.