The defense Ministry denied reports about the establishment of a new military base in Northwest Syria for the training of fighters of the Kurdish forces. This is stated in the message of military Department, arrived in edition "Tapes.ru" on Monday, March 20.
"There are no plans for expansion in the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic new Russian military bases there," — noted in the press release.
In the province of Aleppo near the village of Afrin in the area of contact between the Kurdish militia and controlled by the Turkish forces of the Syrian free army hosted one of the offices of the Russian center for reconciliation of the warring parties. In accordance with the Russian-Turkish agreement of December 30, 2016 unit of the center carried out round the clock monitoring of the cessation of hostilities, said the Ministry of defense.
Earlier, on 20 March Reuters announced the agreement concluded by the Russian military with the Kurdish militias, establishing a new base in the town of Afrin.
According to the Agency, the official representative of the Kurdish people's protection Units (YPG), in the framework of cooperation against terrorism, the Russian military will also train the militia to the conduct of modern war.
The investigating authorities of the TFR in the Bryansk region opened a criminal case against the officer in the regional Department of Regardie, perekleivanie bar codes on the goods in the hypermarket network "Lenta". As noted, the man repeatedly stick the price tags on the products, understating their value.
The Minister of defence of the USA James Mattis believes that the leader of the terrorist group "Islamic state" (IG, is prohibited in Russia), Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is alive. "I believe that he is alive, I will change my mind, when we find out what killed him. We continue the hunt for him, assuming he's still alive," said Mattis.
27-year-old Shavkat Nematov, escaped in the afternoon on July 21 from the colony in Penza, about 20:00 was detained in the Ryazan region. Now that he's left the convoy. In fact the escape is a criminal case. Why the prisoner tried to go to Moscow, to figure out the investigators.
Deputy Chairman of Russian government Dmitry Rogozin is ready to arrive in Moldova by helicopter or motorbike. "The Prime Minister of Moldova considers that "Rogozin is expected to fly on military aircraft". Well. Then on the Moldovan authorities: a helicopter or motorbike?" — the politician wrote.
Armed Palestinians broke into a house in the Jewish settlement of Halamish in the West Bank of the Jordan river and attacked were people in the room, killing two men and one woman. Another woman with serious injuries was taken to hospital. It is reported by The Times of Israel.
Russian high jumper height Maria Laecken won the stage of the Diamond League in Monaco. 24-year-old Russian excelled with a score of 2 meters. Second place went to Ukrainian Yulia Levchenko, she obeyed, the height of 1.97 meters. Third place went to American Vashti Cunningham (1,97 m), it took her more attempts.