Congo-Crimean hemorrhagic fever borne by ticks is threatening to spread in southern Russia. The first symptoms of the fever resemble the flu. The virus attacks the vascular system and infected people suffer internal bleeding and die in a few days. The disease is threatening Russia's Rostov Region, Astrakhan and Volgograd Regions, the Stavropol Territory, Kalmykia and Daghestan. Over 5,000 people have already been bitten by ticks since the start of the epidemiological season. More than 50 people have contracted the disease. Six have died: four in the Stavropol Territory and two in Kalmykia.
The Trump administration is looking for a replacement for the American military contingent in the north of Syria. If the United States agrees with Saudi Arabia, the situation in the south of the country will become a lot more intense as Iran and Israel stand on the brink of war
These armchair generals who come on talk shows or give their opinions as to the capabilities of various military weapons systems are doing no more than inflating their own self image and generating circulation for the news agencies
Syrian military men handed over two unexploded cruise missiles to Russia. The missiles were found after the recent US-led missile strike on Syria