In the Murmansk region came to the end held in the sports complex of Dolina Uyuta inter-regional competitions on ski races. Prizes for winners were given a bronze medalist of the XXI winter Olympic games Alexey Petukhov, in total there were over 500 skiers, the newspaper "Evening Murmansk".
"A week ago I didn't know whether to come to Murmansk. Time to think about the prizes was not, so I Packed my room which ran on the world Cup ski races and brought to Murmansk", — said Petukhov. He also added that on each prize is his autograph.
The competition was held among youth. The publication notes that the participation of Olympic medalist has forced them to "give it all you got".
In January the residents of the city staged a mass arrival on skis in honour of the world snow day. Events gone on the track of the sports complex "snowflake".
The company "Nortel" in the framework of the Krasnoyarsk economic forum has presented four new projects to improve the quality of life in the region: development of the village tohard on the Taimyr Peninsula, the floodplain of the river Bazaiha in Krasnoyarsk, open Golf club, and a children's Park "Kvantorium"
Scientists of Tyumen state University together with the University of applied Sciences in osnabrück and the University city of münster (Germany) has developed a training course on development of Arctic regions. It will be used for training of specialists involved in the Northern territory.
In the Krasnoyarsk region Governor, working in the region industrial enterprises, including the company "Norilsk Nickel" signed an environment Charter. Companies shall, in particular, to modernize the equipment, improve energy efficiency of production and processing of industrial waste.
In Minsk warn Lithuania about the readiness of the military to use force in case of repeated violations of our airspace, said commander of the air force and air defence forces of Belarus Oleg Dvigalet. He noted that on 19 April Lithuanian civilian aircraft flew into Belarusian territory in close proximity to an NPP under construction.
Forward of St. Petersburg SKA Ilya Kovalchuk intends to return to the National hockey League. According to Sportsnet, the probability that 34-year-old hockey player go into the "new Jersey devils". This information was denied by a member of the Board of Directors SKA Alexander Medvedev.
"Syrian democratic forces", consisting of detachments of ethnic Kurds and Arabs, has announced the surrounded Syrian city of raqqa — the unofficial capital of the terrorist group "Islamic state". SDF has taken control of all strategic roads leading to the town.