USA and Canada has cancelled joint military exercises with Russia in Alaska because of the Ukrainian conflict. This was announced on Thursday, September 11, newspaper Fairbanks Daily News-Miner with reference to the representative of the United command of the aerospace defense of North America (NORAD) Charles Marsh.
The two-day exercise "Vigilant eagle" (Vigilant Eagle), which were to be held in August in anchorage with the participation of representatives of the self-defense forces of Japan, were cancelled by decision of the Pentagon leadership and the Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper. The NORAD representative Ruth Castro reported RIA Novosti, that the preliminary decision to cancel the exercise was taken in March of joining Russia in the Crimea.
The annual exercise "Vigilant eagle" have been held since 2006. Exercises consist of two cycles: one year involved in the combat aircraft, the following year held command and staff and computer exercises. In 2013, the parties worked out the action in the air support aircraft, conventionally captured by terrorists.
The North Korean Ambassador to the Czech Republic, Kim Pyong Il, who is the uncle of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Ynu, almost never appears in public, his life could be in danger. According to media reports, Czech authorities are closely watching the situation around the diplomat, in particular, for his entourage.
The Bush administration considers "non-existent history of" allegations of links Donald trump with Russia, said the press Secretary of the White house Sean Spicer. He noted that the American leader has repeatedly talked about the lack of interest in Russia and "can not indefinitely deny what is not".
Opponents of US President Donald trump gave at a conference of conservatives with his participation the flags of Russia, on which was written the name of the head of the White house. Many of the protesters, being confused, were waving flags. The conference organizers began to Rob them.
Ukrainian security forces launched a massive bombardment of the territory of the breakaway Donetsk people's Republic after the information about the arrival of the DNR Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Hope Savchenko, said the operational command of the DNI. The fire was fought from mortars and artillery.
The opening ceremony of the III World military games, held on Saturday, February 24 in Sochi, was attended by racing cars. The final, fourth stage of the torch relay of the competition ended on the "Sochi Autodrome". The torchbearers arrived on stage accompanied by racing Mitjet cars.
Head coach of "Manchester United" Jose Mourinho has offered to name the stadium the defending champion of England "Leicester city" in the name of a specialist who was dismissed Claudio Ranieri. The Portuguese said that his resignation from the post of coach of "Chelsea" can't compare "with what happened with Claudio".