2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia is 'so far, so good' — Germany’s Emre CanSport June 23, 11:24
NHL says Olympic participation matter closedSport June 23, 11:12
Russia’s telecom watchdog may block Telegram messenger in RussiaBusiness & Economy June 23, 9:15
Russian warships fire Kalibr cruise missiles, destroy IS arms depots in SyriaMilitary & Defense June 23, 9:07
Kazakh foreign minister denies talks on sending troops to SyriaWorld June 23, 8:05
Russian fighters scrambled 14 times in past week to intercept foreign aircraft — ministryMilitary & Defense June 23, 6:17
EU summit participants show unity on anti-Russian sanctions — MerkelWorld June 23, 4:11
Moldovan parliament refuses to hold no confidence vote in Foreign Minister Andrei GalburWorld June 23, 2:03
Google.ru’s temporary ban should serve as reminder to others — lawmakerBusiness & Economy June 23, 1:59
VLADIVOSTOK, April 7 (Itar-Tass) - The vast cyclone, which has covered the Far East, has closed the ferry service between Vanino and Kholmsk, which connects the Khabarovsk territory with Sakhalin Island.
In the region, the waves are six metres high, the local forecast service reported on Sunday.
Four ferryboats, where each of them carries a hundred passengers and 26 railway carriages, will remain at Vanino port for entire Sunday.
In the Kurilsk and Yuzhno-Kurilsk regions the wind is as strong as 18 metres a second, and a rain continues. Specialists forecast the hurricane wind approaching the Kuril Islands will be as strong as 40 metres a second.
Despite the cyclone, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk’s airport and the Sakhalin railway work regularly. All car roads in the Sakhalin region are open. The cyclone will remain in the region for next two days.