Pfizer CEO Albert Burla, who previously received four doses of the vaccine, has contracted the coronavirus. He wrote about this on Twitter. “I would like to inform you that I have tested positive for coronavirus. I am grateful that I received four doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, I feel good and have mild symptoms, — … Continue reading The head of Pfizer contracted the coronavirus, despite four doses of the vaccine

As part of the Army-2022 International Military-Technical Forum, which is taking place in Kubinka near Moscow, a simulator based on the Makarovets unmanned boat was demonstrated, RIA Novosti reports. The main technologies of autonomous marine robotics with interchangeable payloads were introduced into the training complex. The boat was developed by teachers and cadets of the … Continue reading A training complex based on a boat was presented at the Army-2022 forum

On the forum “Army-2022” in addition to a robops with a grenade launcher, they showed a robot fish that can swim at a depth of up to five meters and conduct reconnaissance. A river perch with wires swims in the Robotics pavilion, which contains devices for entertainment. But the organizers assure that it can also … Continue reading At the forum “Army-2022” showed a robotic fish with an autopilot

Russia's arms export orders have reached $57 billion after signing contracts worth $16 billion this year. This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to Dmitry Shugaev, director of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation. In recent years, the country has maintained export orders at the level of more than $50 billion. “In in the … Continue reading Russia signed arms contracts worth $16 billion

International military-technical forum “Army-2022” takes place from 15 to 21 August at the Patriot Congress and Exhibition Center. What interesting things were shown on the first day of the Army-2022 forum — in the AiF.ru photo feed. Demonstration sample of research autonomous uninhabited underwater vehicle (AUV) “Harpsichord-2R” with increased immersion depth. © AIF/Dmitry Sokolov The … Continue reading Drones: the most interesting on the first day of the Army-2022 forum

A representative of Oleg Deripaska explained the essence of the businessman's claims against businessman Oleg Tinkov. Earlier it was reported that Deripaska filed a lawsuit for the protection of honor and dignity against Tinkov and Meta * . “Mr. Tinkov's statements are an attempt to play with the Western audience to correct the consequences of … Continue reading The representative of Deripaska explained the businessman’s claims to Tinkov

Aif.ru took part in the joint expedition of the Russian Geographical Society (RGS) and the Ministry of Defense of Russia, having visited the crash sites of military transport planes of the air route   —— Siberia».  © AIF/Igor Kharitonov © AIF/Igor Kharitonov © AIF/Igor Kharitonov © AIF/Igor Kharitonov © AIF/Igor Kharitonov © AIF/Igor Kharitonov © AIF/Igor Kharitonov © AIF/Igor … Continue reading Expedition to the crash sites of military transport aircraft of the air route

Aif.ru took part in the  joint expedition of the Russian Geographical Society (RGS) and the  Ministry of Defense of Russia, having visited  the crash sites of military transport aircraft of the Alaska — Siberia". The unique route, along which during the war years, pilots ferried aircraft to the front, in October 2022, marks 80 years. Alaska — … Continue reading Bridge of Courage and Friendship. Joint expedition of aif.ru and Russian Geographical Society to Chukotka

On August 15, FSB officers neutralized two saboteurs who intended to undermine the oil and gas complex using an improvised device. The department reported that the sabotage and terrorist act was being prepared by the Ukrainian special services. What happened in Volgograd region and who participated in preparation of the explosion — in material aif.ru. The car of members of … Continue reading What is the Restrukt group responsible for the terrorist attack near Volgograd?

Russian Permanent Representative Ulyanov: Statement by 40 countries on Zaporozhye NPP is propaganda https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/673xH/media/img/0/99/756605748034990.png 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel- ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Zaporozhye NPP The statement by over 40 countries that previously called on Russia to return control of the Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant to Ukraine is propaganda in nature … Continue reading Permanent representative of Russia called the statement of 40 countries on the Zaporozhye NPP propaganda

When discussing the visa ban for Russians, Scholz urged to remember about “disagreements with the regime” The German Chancellor said that when discussing the visa issue, the EU countries “have room for maneuver.” He urged not to limit the issuance of visas to Russians who disagree with the authorities max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: … Continue reading Scholz, when discussing visas in the EU, urged to remember about “disagreements with the regime”

The head of the FSMTC announced the revocation of licenses from Bulgaria and the Czech Republic due to the repair of Ukrainian helicopters Countries that transferred Russian or Soviet military products to Ukraine received notes from Russia about the inadmissibility of such actions v6_top_pics/resized/673xH/media/img/2/05/756605847820052.jpg 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” … Continue reading Russia revoked licenses from two countries due to repair of Ukrainian helicopters

After a personal meeting in Istanbul in July, the Russian Defense Minister and the UN Secretary General had a telephone conversation ” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Zaporozhye NPP Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu discussed by phone with UN Secretary General António Guterres the conditions for the safe operation of … Continue reading Shoigu and Guterres discussed the Zaporozhye NPP and the export of Russian fertilizers

It is impossible to “cancel” Russia and its culture, and those who believe otherwise have “not learned the lessons of history,” Putin said. Previously, he spoke about the “progressive discrimination” in the West of everything related to the country =”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > < img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/3/61/756605894128613.jpg" alt="Putin … Continue reading Putin called futile and stupid attempts to “cancel” Russia

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Landsbergis sees EU's “dry appetite” for sanctions against Russia EU countries fear winter and upcoming problems with gas supplies, and therefore Europe has no desire to increase restrictions against Russia, Landsbergis said. He allowed the situation to change after overcoming the challenges ) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > … Continue reading The head of the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry saw the “exhausted appetite” for sanctions from the European Union

Chancellor Scholz: There were “signals” of an imminent energy crisis in Germany back in 2021 Berlin considered in 2021 as a “very serious signal” the incomplete filling of gas storages in Europe by Russian companies. After that, the development of a plan in case of interruptions in the supply of fuel began, Scholz said “(max-width: … Continue reading Scholz called the “signals” of the energy crisis in Europe, which appeared in 2021

Drought in Europe

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The drought has hit more than half of Europe due to extreme heat. July 2022 in Europe was one of the driest and hottest on record. According to the European Drought Observatory, Europe's drought could be the worst in 500 years. What Europe's waters look like now — in the AiF.ru photo feed. Po River … Continue reading Drought in Europe

Plot RF special operation in Donbass and Ukraine S-350 «Vityaz» first seen in Ukraine. The results of the combat use of these systems are not reported. According to experts, the air defense system can seriously strengthen the Russian air defense grouping due to the modern multifunctional all-aspect radar that detects all types of targets. S-350 … Continue reading What kind of air defense system S-350 “Vityaz” was deployed to Ukraine?

A number of models of promising weapons of the Russian Federation are years and decades ahead of their foreign counterparts, largely surpassing them in terms of characteristics. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin during a speech at the Army-2022 forum. The Russian leader expressed gratitude to the Russian gunsmiths for equipping the fleet … Continue reading Putin: Russia’s promising weapons are years ahead of their foreign counterparts

Opening of the forum “Army-2022”

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The Army-2022 International Military-Technical Forum began its work in Kubinka near Moscow. The President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin took part in the opening ceremony of the forum “Army-2022” and the International Army Games-2022 at the Patriot Congress and Exhibition Center. Over 1.5 thousand enterprises and organizations from Russia and other countries will present … Continue reading Opening of the forum “Army-2022”

The Russian armed forces, together with units of the republics of Donbass, blocked Seversk in the DPR from three sides. This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to Rodion Miroshnik, head of the LPR representative office in the Russian Federation. According to him, at present, the allied artillery forces are destroying the main fortifications … Continue reading Allied forces blocked Seversk from three sides

"Uralvagonzavod" plans to launch the production of new Phlox self-propelled artillery mounts. In the near future, state tests of these systems will be carried out, then the decision to adopt them for service will be made by the Russian Defense Ministry. It was previously planned that the production of these self-propelled guns would begin this … Continue reading What kind of self-propelled guns “Phlox” began to be produced in Russia?

Story National projects Several years ago, a federal official, having arrived in the region, called the republic “neglected”. He did not like everything then: roads, facades of buildings, courtyards, playgrounds. However, in four years a lot has changed, and quite dramatically. Udmurtia has become one of the regions of Russia where 12 national projects are … Continue reading IT from five. How Udmurtia is turning into a digital region

The President changed the head of the Main Directorate of the SBU in Kyiv, transferring the former head of the department in the Lviv region there. His predecessor was dismissed without a new appointment yet width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Volodymyr Zelensky President Volodymyr Zelensky signed decrees on the … Continue reading Zelensky dismissed heads of SBU departments in three regions

The main share of arms exports is aviation (about 40%) and air defense equipment (about a third), said the head of Rostec. According to him, the deliveries were not affected by the fighting in Ukraine < img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/4/61/756605569781614.jpg" alt="Chemezov announced contracts for Rosoboronexport worth ₽3 trillion"/> Sergey Chemezov At the moment, Russia has concluded … Continue reading Chemezov announced contracts of Rosoboronexport for ₽3 trillion

In a month, elections of deputies will be held in Moscow. Every fifth candidate was unemployed. Managers, workers and civil servants are being actively promoted, while the share of young people has decreased. Who goes to the municipal candidates – in the material RBC : 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > … Continue reading Every fifth candidate for Moscow deputies turned out to be unemployed

Apple demanded that Rutube hide the content of Russian state media or make the application available only to Russian users. If the video hosting does not fulfill the requirement within two weeks, the application will be removed from the App Store =”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > < img class="aligncenter" … Continue reading Apple orders Rutube to hide state-owned media content in the app

Schools in nine districts of the Belgorod region bordering Ukraine will begin the new academic year in a remote format, there will be no festive lines. Authorities have previously said that these schools will temporarily close Schools in nine districts of the Belgorod region, which are located in a five-kilometer border zone, will switch to … Continue reading Schools in the border areas of the Belgorod region will go remote