Russian Black Sea Fleet to get two Varshavyanka subs Oct 25 and Nov 25 — manufacturerMilitary & Defense October 21, 17:39
Photos of the week: Russian Patriarch’s royal corgi, Putin in Berlin and Trump's familySociety & Culture October 21, 17:32
Russia extends Aleppo humanitarian pauseWorld October 21, 17:27
Russian lawmakers lash out at Belgium for resusal to aknowledge Hassadjek attackRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 17:18
Upgraded Night Hunter to be armed with extended range anti-tank missilesMilitary & Defense October 21, 16:56
Italian helicopters to explore Arctic for Rosneft — manufacturerBusiness & Economy October 21, 16:52
Lawmaker: EU summit proves that Europe has got tired of anti-Russian sanctionsRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 16:38
Russian lawmaker says sanction opponents in EU choke off terror support in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 16:10
Islamic State attack on Iraq's Kirkuk rebuffedWorld October 21, 15:48
MOSCOW, October 13 (Itar-Tass) — Russia’s Federal Tourism Agency is checking information about Russian nationals vacationing on the Indonesian island of Bali hit by a magnitude 6.0 earthquake early on Thursday, spokesman for the agency Oleg Moiseyev told Itar-Tass.
“We are verifying all information, exact fact will be available a bit later when official data are reported,” he said.
In the mean time, Russian travel companies said so far no one has cancelled his or her reservations although the situation may change any time. According to Russian travel companies, Russians are showing ever growing interest in vacationing on Bali, which offers beach and eco tourism services.
According to media reports, as many as 42 persons were hurt in the Bali quake.
Eyewitnesses say the walls of many buildings have developed cracks, some are lacking roofs. The focus of the earthquake was located 100 kilometers south of Denpasar at a depth of 61 kilometers.