Washington will accept new restrictions against Moscow. They will affect the energy, financial and defense sectors. If Russia will fulfill its obligations in accordance with the Minsk agreement, the White house may withdraw sanctions. As reported in Thursday, September 11, Agence France-Presse, said President Barack Obama.
U.S. Ambassador to Russia may become the former Governor of Utah John huntsman. About it reports CNN with reference to own sources in the administration. According to interlocutors of the channel, the huntsman was contacted on this issue with key advisors to the President of Donald trump and himself.
Russian and Syrian aircraft mistakenly struck a blow for the forces of the Arab coalition. This was stated by us Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend, commander of the international operation against the terrorist group "Islamic state" in Iraq and Syria. According to him, the attack was committed in the vicinity of al-Bab.
The Turkish army in conjunction with the Syrian rebels attacked an armed group near the town of Manbij in Northern Syria. The representative of the militia supported by the government of the United States, said the operation is part of the Turkish campaign of "the Shield of the Euphrates". The day before Erdogan called Manbij is the next target of Ankara.
The head of the district Council Perovo, Moscow city, the 51-year-old Alexander Dovgopol detained on suspicion in fraud in especially large size. According to investigators, in late 2016, the official has signed a contract with a private firm for the provision of information services, they are not received but the money was transferred.
Russian tennis player Evgeny Donskoy defeated Swiss Roger Federer in the second round of the tournament of the Association of tennis professionals (ATP) in Dubai. The meeting was held on Wednesday and ended with the victory of Russians with the score 3:6, 7:6 (9:7), 7:6 (7:5). In the second set, Donskoy played three match points.
The American company United Launch Alliance launched space booster Atlas V with the air force base Vandenberg in California. The objective of the unit — to put into orbit a satellite NROL-79 National management of military space reconnaissance. The activities of the Agency are classified, so the purpose of the satellite is not reported.