President Putin agreed with increasing the duration of arrest of suspects of terrorism up to 30 days by signing the new law “On making amendments to Russian Criminal Code”. The suspects of terrorism, taking hostages, diversion, attempting to assassinate the politician or public figure, alleged members of criminal gangs are subjected to the new law.
Forest fires in Siberia have been raging for three months already. They have become a disaster not only of Russian, but of global scale. The fires have already scorched 12 million hectares of land