Politics

NATO decisions seriously angered China: "malicious attack"

Beijing to the nines has criticized the new NATO strategy for a “malicious attack” on China. The North Atlantic bloc, whose summit has just ended in Madrid, says China is creating “serious problems” for global stability. China has issued a scathing rebuke against NATO, accusing the organization of “Cold War thinking and ideological bias” after a Western…
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Economy

It was impossible to increase the exchange rate of the ruble

On Wednesday, June 29, at the opening of trading, the dollar exchange rate was 50.2 rubles, which is the lowest since May 2015. The authorities have not hidden their dissatisfaction with the strong ruble for a long time: it is beginning to seriously threaten budget revenues, from which all social payments come, among other things. The topic of “over-strengthening” of the domestic…
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Politics

X-ray finds 109 animals in 2 women's luggage at airport

Two women have been arrested at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport and charged with smuggling after 109 live animals were found in their luggage, Thai officials say. Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation said on Monday that wild…
Economy

The West felt cheated by sanctions against Russian oil

Europe and the United States have banned Russian oil imports to deprive the Kremlin of one of its most important sources of income. But the plan to hurt the Russian leadership by forcing it to reconsider its actions in Ukraine didn’t work, CNN Business admits. Russia is making as much money from energy exports as it did before the Ukraine conflict broke out in late February. Meanwhile…
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