Experts forecast Bank of Russia will keep key rate at 10%Business & Economy March 23, 21:13
Putin's aide explains why Russia has no fear of supplying S-400 systems to TurkeyRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 23, 20:42
British police identify Westminster attacker as Khalid MasoodWorld March 23, 20:03
Russia develops ‘grenade launcher-propelled’ reconnaissance droneMilitary & Defense March 23, 19:58
Ukraine forbids Russian Eurovision contestant to perform via satelliteWorld March 23, 19:35
Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia suspended over extremismSociety & Culture March 23, 19:00
Kiev confirms Russian politician’s killer dies in hospitalWorld March 23, 18:31
Russia to develop Tor air defense missile system’s Arctic versionMilitary & Defense March 23, 18:30
Siberian scientists searching for eyewitnesses of bright green meteor fallScience & Space March 23, 18:22
MOSCOW, May 1 (Itar-Tass) - Jets of the Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations (EMERCOM) landed in China with a consignment of humanitarian aid to the quake-hit population, the ministry’s press service said on Wednesday.
EMERCOM’s two Il-76 jets landed at Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport at 06.13 hours GMT and 06.39 hours GMT on Wednesday. They delivered 40 tonnes of humanitarian aid - essentials and food stuffs, the press service said.
On April 28, another 13.5 tonnes of relief were brought to the city of Chengdu by an EMERCOM plane.
The 7.0-magnitude earthquake that rocked Lushan, southwest China’s Sichuan Province, on April 20 left nearly 200 dead and 12,000 injured.