The St. Francis dam disaster is one of the largest engineering disasters in the United States. The dam collapsed on March 12, 1928, killing more than 600 people. The disaster at the Sayano-Shushenskaya Hydroelectric Power Plant took place on August 17 2009. It is the largest power plant in Russia and the 9th-largest hydroelectric plant in the world
It does not look like Trump wants the Third World War to break out, does it? Has the United States recognized the Turkey-occupied Northern Cyprus? Has the USA ever apologized for annexing territories in the last 200 years? Have the Americans apologized for Yugoslaiva? Crimea is Russia, it is not a bargaining chip for Russia and the USA
If Russia delivers South Kuril Islands to Japan, they will fall under obligations of the United States in accordance with the fifth article of the Japanese-US treaty of mutual cooperation and security guarantees. In a nutshell, the USA will have to protect the islands like the entire territory of Japan
Yulia Tymoshenko, leader of the "Fatherland" faction in the Ukrainian parliament claimed yesterday that she would sue the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, PM Volodymyr Groysman and the Parliament’s Chairman Andriy Parubiy unless registration of a draft resolution on resignation of the government is restored till the end of the day.
Chinese publication Huanqiu Shibao wrote in a recent publication that Russian President Putin has become one of the biggest stars of world politics at the time when many Western leaders were grimly leaving the political arena. Over the past 30 years, Russia has experienced three historical eras of Mikhail Gorbachev, Boris Yeltsin and Vladimir Putin
National Security Advisor to US president, Michael Flynn, has resigned. The official acknowledged that he misled Vice President Pence and other top officials of the White House about his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States. Reportedly, Flynn was fired because he thanked Russia for not expelling US diplomats from Moscow
Once again, the UNO is warning of increased humanitarian bloodbaths, famine and forcible displacement of people across the Arabian Peninsula. This unfolds magnanimity of irretrievable historic ironies of the authoritarian leadership prevalent all over the Arabian Peninsula
Birthplace of the modern scent industry was Grasse, France in the 18th century. Today in the region there are approximately 60 aromatic companies employing 3,500 workers. Yet creation of the vocation was nearly by accident.. Grasse was at its inception primarily a center for the tanning of leather goods
What is the greatest enemy of an ethical foreign policy based on the pillars of international law and the truth? Lies, half-truths, skullduggery, manipulation, fabrication and bias. Welcome to the western media, a front for what parades itself as foreign policy. In Washington, a new President, a fresh start and a new policy? Or more of the same?
During the first weeks of his presidency, Donald Trump has very clearly outlined basic contours of his foreign policy. It is clear, at least, whom Trump considers closest partners and allies of the United States - the UK, Japan and Israel. These countries will apparently be included in the Trump camp