The sale of alcohol has been prohibited on the territory of all towns and settlements that suffered from massive floods in the Far East of Russia. As part of the procedure to observe regulations of the state of emergency, law enforcement officers have taken ex-convicts and other individuals prone to theft under special control.
The floods that started in the Far East in July have affected the Jewish Autonomous Region, the Khabarovsk, Amur, Magadan and Chelyabinsk regions, as well as the republic of Bashkiria.
Turkish President Erdogan called for a revision of the 1923 Lausanne Treaty, which consolidated the results of the First World War for Turkey in 1923
On December 10, 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, its thirty articles enshrining basic and fundamental rights guaranteeing dignity of the human person and equality for all, regardless of race, color, creed or gender. A pipe dream?
Vladimir Putin's aircraft landed on Hmeymim airbase of the Russian Air Force in Syria in the morning of December 11