On Tuesday staff of Bratsk's and Ulhan-Ude's aviation enterprises joined Siberian air-controllers in their act of protest, representatives of the air-controllers' trade union reported. Air-controllers of Irkutsk and Nizhneudinsk went on hunger-strike earlier.
Thus, the number of hunger-strikers exceeded 100 people on Wednesday.
Local trade union leaders demand a 30% pay rise with further indexation and keeping professional benefits.
As soon as tomorrow some participants of the strike in Irkutsk will be prohibited to work due to their health state, doctors say. Many of the hunger-strikers will celebrate New Year in hospital as rehabilitees.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year