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.
Iran will stop implementing the agreement on the nuclear issue if the United States will extend the sanctions. This statement was made by Iranian foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in new Delhi at a meeting with the Indian intelligentsia. According to him, if the Americans will return to the sanctions, Tehran refuses commitment to the agreement.
Law enforcement agencies of Ghana stopped the fake American Embassy, which ten years working in the capital, Accra. His building was the flag of the United States, inside was a photo of the current President Barack Obama. Visitors were given ID cards and visas.
The Department of the Stockholm police launched an investigation into a double murder North of the city. The victims of the armed attack on the cafe was the 20-year-old brothers. According to the representative of the police Department, mats Eriksson, the police have no information about unknown persons in masks.
In Krasnodar were hospitalized with poisoning 99 people. According Mizdrava, affected employees of a local firm. They were on Saturday, December 3, were taken to hospital with acute intestinal infection. The status of all assessed by doctors as moderate.
From a heavy storm in Sochi affected coastal hotels, according to "Rossiyskaya Gazeta". In the Internet appeared the video of waves several meters high, which flooded the first floors of buildings in the Imereti lowland of the resort. In the city Saturday morning, December 3, blowing a hurricane with gusts up to 30 meters per second.
Russian boxer Denis Lebedev lost to compatriot Murat Gassiev in the battle for the title of world champion by the International Boxing Federation (IBF) separate judicial decision, refused to accept defeat. He also thanked his fans and apologized to them.