In Salekhard, the exposition dedicated to the 70th anniversary since the beginning of the construction of Stalin's "dead road". Maps and artifacts of railway construction exhibited for the first time, reports TASS.
The exhibition shows the chronology of the research, introduces closer with its members and the fruits of their labors, which, like the road itself, have become part of the story, said the organizer of the exhibition, Natalia Marakova.
"The story of the construction of Transpolar railway written for work, but still little is said about those who through many hikes and expeditions to the ruins of the "dead road" and the remains of the camps, of those who this story was created", — reported in the Museum named after Shemanovsky.
Many photos Transport route from expeditions of different years exhibited for the first time. Detailed map of technogeneous objects and of the camp constructions Construction No. 501, compiled with the help of GPS. The participants provided exposure "Along the "Dead road" various things and artifacts. The exhibition will run until 7 July.
The secret railway, "Chum — Salekhard — Igarka" was built in the permafrost almost without the project. For the work involved prisoners of the Gulag. By the time of Stalin's death in 1953 was built 700 kilometers of the planned 1300. Over the years, "Construction №501" according to various estimates killed up to 100 thousand people. In 1953, the project was stopped.
In the second half of the twentieth century on a site "North of BAM" has been found deposits of gas. There were various projects to rehabilitate highways. In 2016, the representatives of the YANAO has signed with Russian Railways, the agreement on the construction of the Northern Latitudinal railway along the Arctic circle, with a length of 707 km. Thanks to him, the Yamal will connect with the Urals and North West Russia. The estimated cost of the project is 240 billion rubles.
At the Scientific centre of Arctic research has developed guidelines for proper nutrition of the indigenous population of the Yamal tundra. This was told by head of the sector of ecological and biological research center Elena Aghbalyan. "The problem of deficit and excess of some other substances affect the health," she said.
In the framework of International military-technical forum "Army-2017", the participants will discuss developments for the protection of military facilities in Arctic conditions. Scientific and business program of the forum will be held from 23 to 26 August, it will be attended by prominent scientists and public figures, said the Ministry of defence.
The head of Kandalaksha (Murmansk region) Mikhail Pavlov in anticipation of the 500th anniversary of the city decided to call the newborn twin daughters of Kanda and Laksha. It is noted that the wife Pavlova with babies situated in Murmansk perinatal center. According to the mayor, it would like to call daughters Alisa and Nika
Feliz Mourinho, a former goalkeeper and coach, father of head coach of English "Manchester United" Jose Mourinho, has died at the age of 79 years. Mourinho Sr. began his career as a player in the "Vitoria" from Setubal, which has twice won the Cup of Portugal from 1968 to 1974 he defended the colors of "Belenenses".
The event with the participation of people's artist of Russia Valentin Gaft in the Yeltsin center will not take place. "Evening with Valentin Gaft cancelled for health reasons of the artist", — reported in the institution. It was planned that the meeting will be held on 27 June in the framework of the cinema club. The actor was to speak with his poems.
The flow of Russian tourists in the Dominican Republic in may rose more than 300 percent compared to the same period in 2016. According to the Director of the representative office of the Ministry of tourism of the Republic of Russia Galina Lysenko, in may the country was visited by nearly 20 thousand Russians.