As a result of the typhoon Higos which swept over the Far East on Wednesday, 22 populated areas were left without electricity, and the communications system was interrupted in another four. Six people suffered from fallen trees in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
RIA Novosti learned on Thursday that strong winds and rains are forecast in the Northern areas of Sakhalin, with a sharp rise of the water level in the rivers of the region. An emergency situation was proclaimed in the Makarovsk, Aniva and Korsakov districts. Car traffic on the Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk-Okha motor-road has been stopped.
Quests of fishing schooner RSH-8241, with nine men on board are conducted in Terpeniya Bay. Two members of the team were picked up by a passing vessel.
A US-based TV channel named curious details about the trials of the new Russian missile, such as, for example, the failed launch in October 2017
During the recent Helsinki summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin offered to hold a referendum in the Donbass. Trump asked not to voice this idea at the press conference
The International Olympic Committee is ready to take Russia back, the head of the organization Thomas Bach said