A high-placed representative of the military command of Thailand on conditions of anonymity told local journalists about a decision to send engineer troops to Afghanistan to render assistance in construction work.
After selection and a course of special training more than 120 army engineers and 20 coordinators of work will fly to Afghanistan where they will participate in the projects to repair runways and the buildings of airports and to restore enterprises servicing the fleet of flying vehicles.
The selected personnel will also undergo a short course of linguistic training and hear out lectures on social and cultural life of Afghanistan.
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