Lavrov: Russia’s Aerospace Force maintains security of Russian personnel in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 25, 14:07
China's Huawei to invest $3 mln in joint projects with Russia in 2017Business & Economy April 25, 13:33
Mongolia asks Russia to arm its air defense forcesMilitary & Defense April 25, 13:19
Serbian military wants to take part in demining PalmyraWorld April 25, 13:06
Press review: Trump turns up heat on Iran nukes and US seeks to restore safe Syrian skiesPress Review April 25, 13:00
New GLONASS satellites will be transmitting encoded signalScience & Space April 25, 12:56
Russia calls for unbiased investigation into incident with OSCE mission in DonbassRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 25, 12:52
Russia, Serbia to boost military cooperationMilitary & Defense April 25, 12:36
Russia, Qatar eyeing joint projects worth $12 blnBusiness & Economy April 25, 11:58
BANGKOK, August 18 (Itar-Tass) - Tourist from Voronezh (a city in central European Russia) Yevgeny Luchina, who for six days was wandering on the Indonesian island of Java, awaiting help, has been discharged from hospital and feels well, the Russian Embassy to the Republic of Indonesia told Itar-Tass on Sunday.
Rescuers evacuated the Russian from Mount Merapi on August 15. He was taken to a Jogjakarta hospital for rehabilitation. “I’ve been released from hospital, escaped with a couple of scars. I apologise to all for the trouble and sleepless nights. I’m sorry that I alerted Indonesian services and my native embassy in the country that have shown an example of excellent interaction,” Yevgeny wrote on his page in the VKontakte social network.
The 25-year-old resident of Voronezh, Yevgeny Luchina, went missing while climbing the largest active volcano on the Java Island - Mount Merapi. The man went hiking a few days ago alone. After a while he sent his girlfriend a text message asking her to arrange for help. Later the Russian sent another SMS message in which specified his whereabouts - somewhere near a river. The rescuers managed to find him and evacuate from the mountain only several days after the search operation began.