Czech Senate majority vote to legalize marijuana use for medical purposes. It will be sold only in pharmacies and on prescription.
According to ITAR-TASS, the adoption of this decision voted 67 out of 74 senators who voted against and only two policies.
Thus, the Czech lawmakers have put an end to the long discussion on the resolution to use marijuana to treat certain diseases, such as eczema, and seizures. According to the decision, first Czech arrange delivery of cannabis from the Netherlands and Israel, then the country will begin to grow their own plants. To do this, local manufacturers Read more [...]
Providers of one of the Russian regions will let their subscribers only to "trusted" sites. About this newspaper "Izvestia" said the director of the "League of Safer Internet" Denis Davydov.The experiment, called "pure Internet", will be held at the initiative of the "League" from February to April 2013. Davydov did not specify which region will be an experiment, but claims that his organization was able to negotiate with all 29 local Internet providers.The desire to gain access to sites outside the "pure Internet" users will additionally Read more [...]
U.S. take very tough action if North Korea does not curtail missile and nuclear programs. This was stated by the outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. "In regard to North Korea, we have made clear the North Koreans and all in the region, that if North Korea will continue to missile and nuclear programs, we regard it as a threat to the United States and will have to take very tough action" - said Clinton in an interview with ABC television, quoted by online media. Earlier, North Korea announced that it no longer considers itself bound by the inter-Korean "declaration on Read more [...]
The Syrian government has accused Israel of bombing of the research center, near Damascus. Spread the message about this state news agency SANA. It is reported that at dawn on January 30, Israeli warplanes violated Syrian airspace and bombed Institute in Damascus Jamri province. As a result of an air attack two people were killed and five were wounded. The building of the center and one of the neighboring buildings were completely destroyed. Earlier battles for research center led government forces and the opposition, RBC reports. The fact that the bombing of Syria Israeli military confirmed Read more [...]
News began excuse Israeli aggression against Syria. U.S. administration officials who wished to remain anonymous, said that on Wednesday, Israeli aircraft attacked Syrian territory, according to The New York Times. "Americans believe that the target of an air raid that took place in the vicinity of Damascus, was the convoy, which was carrying the ultramodern air defense system, designed for the Shiite militant group" Hezbollah "in Lebanon" - journalists write Isabel Kershner and Michael Gordon.According to these U.S. officials, Israel informed the United States ahead of the Read more [...]
The Pentagon has sent a U.S. airbase "Andersen" in the British island of Guam in the Indian Ocean two strategic stealth bomber B-2. The official statement of the Air Force stated that the aircraft from the air base, "Whiteman" (Missouri), which is based 509 bomber wing to be "temporarily" placed on Guam at the end of January "for training purposes". "This arrangement will allow our pilots to be trained in the use of capacity-2 Application of strategic precision strikes anywhere in the world," - said in a statement.It is emphasized that the U.S. Read more [...]
Emails leaked may argue that the White House approved the use of chemical weapons in Syria, writes the tabloid The Daily Mail. "In such an attack could be accused of the Assad regime, which, in turn, would encourage the use of foreign troops in the affected country," - says journalist Louise Boyle.So, on Monday, it was reported, quoting e-mail correspondence, "two senior employees of the British company Britam Defence, fulfilling government orders" (language editions). "The letter outlines a plan," approved by Washington, "and explained that Qatar will finance Read more [...]
Egyptian Defense Minister Col. Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi January 29 issued an official statement in which he warned of a possible collapse of the country in case of continuation of the current political crisis, reports Reuters. "The continuation of the struggle for power between different political forces may lead to the collapse of the state as such," - said the general. According to him, army units have already been deployed at vital installations of the country in order to prevent their capture or injury. In particular, the military took their guard key facilities Suez Canal - Read more [...]
On Tuesday, the Mali international donors pledged U.S. $ 455.5 million to support the military operation against the militants, which is deployed in the West African country, media reported referring to the African Union Commissioner for peace and security Ramtane Lamamara. "I am pleased to report that the total amount of donations reached 455.5 million dollars," - said Lamamara after the meeting in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, RIA "Novosti" with reference to the Agence France Presse. According to the newspaper VIEW, before the African Union said that the Government Read more [...]
49-year-old Chinese woman, Liu Yulin now in her sixth month of pregnancy. Throughout most of the period of her pregnancy a woman is serving another term - in a Chinese labor camp. This despite the fact that, as human rights advocates say, send there pregnant outlawed. [Wang Zhen, the husband of pregnant prisoners]: "She works for 9-14 hours a day. Once I tried to talk to the camp authorities, she is no longer allowed to communicate with family members - either by phone or through the mail. " [Lee Tyantyan, a human rights lawyer] "This is a forced-labor system itself violates Read more [...]
UN human rights activists decided to investigate Israeli drone airstrikes, the U.S. and the UK. The methods by which these countries destroy their enemies across the globe to raise issues in Russia, China and Pakistan.UN investigates deaths of civilians during air strikes committed by unmanned vehicles. The Commission will examine the 25 air attacks committed in Pakistan, Yemen, Palestine, Afghanistan and Somalia. Most of the drone attacks have caused the U.S., responsible for the rest of the United Kingdom and Israel.
The investigation led by the UN special rapporteur on human rights in counter-terrorism Read more [...]
In addition to economic issues, the agenda of the World Economic Forum in Davos includes such topics as the uncontrolled use of geoengineering technologies, medical intervention in the human brain, the existence of extraterrestrial civilizations and the extension of human lifeDiscussion panel, which is called the "X-factor", prepared with the support of a general scientific journal "Nature" (Nature). In addition to traditional topics - artificial climate change, e-governance and the development of forest fires geoengineering - to the list of those "X-factor" added Read more [...]
John Kyriakou previously headed the CIA's counterterrorism operations in Pakistan. Former agent was sentenced to 30 months in prison for disclosing classified information. In the opinion of Kyriacou, he was sentenced for what he denounced the use of torture by the CIA. Report RT correspondent Gayane Chichakyan. The investigation began after the military prison at Guantanamo Bay lawyers to provide the names and photographs of the CIA from unknown sources. As a result, the authorities managed to trace the relationship with a journalist who had received information from John Kyriacou. Read more [...]
Speaking at the annual general meeting of the Academy of Military Sciences, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, criticized the plans for the military procurement French helicopter type "Mistral". According to him, the fact that the Russian ships are purchased latitudes, not working in the cold, seems very strange.
In December 2010, Russia and France signed an agreement on the construction of two helicopter "Mistral" in French shipyard. Two more ships of this type to be built under license in Russia. But from the beginning of 2011, information began to emerge that the countries Read more [...]
In the most recent video message from Anonymous movement calls for maximum aggressive all-time action - to take up arms to destroy and to overthrow the U.S. government."Anonymous users" say that the government calls them "terrorists", because it really fears the popular uprising.
The United States Government sculpts hard to label us terrorists. Question - who we terrorizing? Maybe it is really afraid of us, the people?
Group calls are not to familiar for her actions, and a full-scale war to overthrow the government and return power to the people.
"We do not ask the staff Read more [...]
China's Foreign Ministry said the conditions under which the country is ready to support the new leader of the Vatican, whose name will be announced in the next month. If you accept the conditions of the Holy See, it will be a breakthrough in relations between the two countries. Diplomatic ties between China and the Vatican were severed in the early 1950s.
Official Beijing announced its readiness to develop relations with the new leader of the Vatican. However, his successor Benedict XVI officials from China have prepared a number of conditions. According to a Foreign Ministry Lay Hoon, Read more [...]
The Russian Foreign Ministry issued an ultimatum to Kazakhstan in response to a limited missile launches from Baikonur. If Kazakhstan did not reconsider its decision, Russia threatens to stop cooperation in all joint projects in the field of space launch vehicles, write "News".List responses contained in the Russian Foreign Ministry's official letter to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan. Moscow believes that the Kazakh authorities, imposing restrictions on the launch of Russian missiles, trying to "get around the Baikonur complex lease terms."As reported in Read more [...]
Spending cuts will lead to the U.S. Air Force that 180 thousand people around the world will lose their jobs. According to the newspaper The Washington Free Beacon, the expected reduction in Pentagon spending by more than $ 50 billion to make the Air Force leadership to dramatically reduce the number of flight hours and the effects on the technical support of military airfields.
Sequestration somehow affect the economy of each state and to cut funding at least 500 projects related to military construction. Thus, hundreds of thousands of people who might be attracted to them are at risk Read more [...]