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Pilot whales stranded on New Zealand beach

At least 10 whales from a pod of 123 pilot whales beached on &to=http://english.pravda.ru/economics/2001/06/22/8408.html' target=_blank>New Zealand's South Island died overnight leaving conservation workers and volunteers to damp down survivors and wait for a high tide in a few hours.

Russia's Ministry for Foreign Affairs is seriously concerned about the state of health of former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. Sergei Skrypal's niece, Victoria Skripal, said that her uncle had already died.

UK wants Sergei Skripal dead

The Basmanny Court of Moscow arrested Michael Calvey, the founder of Baring Vostok investment fund, on allegations of embezzling 2.5 billion rubles from Vostochny Bank. Calvey will be held in custody until April 13

Putin informed about arrest of US investor Michael Calvey