In the Sakhalin region have detained the Minister of agriculture of the region Mikhail Kuzmenko
Deputy head of strategic command of the U.S. Armed forces, Vice Admiral Charles Richard stated that the United States should openly demonstrate the ability to conduct operations in space. According to Richard, this strategy needs to prevent the spread of conflict in near-earth space.
In Russia opened a criminal case on the murder in Kiev of former state Duma Deputy, Denis Boronenkov. This was reported by a source close to the investigation. According to him, the case is the employee of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) Denis Geranova.
The reason for the dismissal of the head of traffic police Victor Nilov became the age limit of stay on service. About it told journalists familiar with the situation source. Earlier, referring to other informants reported that the personnel changes associated with the impending reorganization of the Agency.
In the USA the employee of the state Department is accused of making false statements to the FBI about interaction with a foreign intelligence agent. According to authorities, 60-year-old Candace Mary Claiborne who have access to classified information not reported on their contacts with Chinese intelligence, which gave her and her family members gifts and benefits.
Russians Vladimir Morozov and Evgenia Tarasova and take third place in the short program at the world figure skating Championships in Helsinki. The pair scored 79,37 points. The first place belongs to the representatives of China sui Wenjing and Han Cong, the assets of which 81.23 points.
"Barcelona" will offer Argentine striker Lionel Messi a contract under which he will receive 35 million euros per season. According to Spanish publication Marca, both parties are interested in the extension of the agreement, the validity of which ends in the summer of 2018.