The first international scientific and practical conference, entitled "The Theory and Practice of Working Out, Producing, Promoting and Selling Beverages and Drinks," is opening in Moscow on Tuesday. The conference will be attended by about 200 experts from Russia, Austria, Argentina, Belarus, Great Britain, Germany, Italy, Ukraine, the Czech Republic and South Africa. The conference will end on November 9.
Near the United Nations Glass Palace in New York, there is a metallic sculpture entitled "Evil Defeated by Good", representing Saint George transfixing a dragon with his lance. It was donated by the USSR in 1990 to celebrate the INF Treaty concluded with the USA in 1987