The Russian team consisting of four sportswomen, Tatyana Muratova, Maria Kolonina, Yevdokia Grechishnikova and Olesya Velichko, became the third prize-winner at the World modern pentathlon championship among women.
Sportswomen competed in five events: shooting, fencing, swimming, riding and cross-country running.
The Hungarian team became European champion in the team competition.
The US is going to ban exports of Iranian oil to the world market from November 5 of this year. In turn, Iran threatens to block the passage of oil tankers of the Gulf countries through the Strait of Hormuz
The choice of the city of Helsinki is not incidental as the capital of Finland had hosted US-Soviet negotiations on the limitation of nuclear stockpiles in 1969