The Cup of Seven Feet yachting regatta, the largest in the Russian Far East, started on Friday in Vladivostok in the water area of Amur Bay.
As RIA Novosti was told in the organising committee of the race, the International Yacht Racing Union awarded the high fourth grade to this regatta.
Yachtsmen from Vladivostok, Moscow, Khabarovsk, Yekaterinburg and many other cities of Russia are vying for the regatta prizes.
The body of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was found in a well on the territory of the residence of the Saudi Consulate General in Istanbul
The month of October was rich with rare astronomical phenomena.