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Posts published in June 2008

Russian / Americans: Speak Out About the Upcoming Election!

Is race still an issue for U.S. voters? The issue has reached to the Russian communities in America. Video from Russiatoday…. In Orlando, Florida, around 60 vehicles have been found spray-painted with hate messages directed at the U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama. Police are investigating the incident. Meanwhile, the issue of the presidential candidate’s colour is gaining momentum in…

Abkhazia: Wants Its Freedom Back!

An unbelievable Black Sea country! Hello, One of the most beautiful areas of the world is the little break away republic called Abkhazia! Attached to Georgia physically but not mentally. Abkhazia has it own freedom in mind & wishes that Georgia would go away. Keep in mind that this was a country that was forced to become part of Georgia…

Russia: Almost July and Wearing Coats!

Hello,I was drinking a cup of coffee & thinking about the temperature here in Moscow. So, here is a little tidbit of information: It got to a high temperature today of 15 degrees C. (that is 59 degrees F.) The sun rises at 4:45 am and sets at 10:15 pm! (it is light much longer than that though) The temperature…

Beware Russia Is Growing – While you are looking the other way!

Looks like Europe will be Gas King! RBC, 26.06.2008, Moscow 16:38:47.Russia’s natural gas reserves may grow to 700 trillion cubic meters, Vladimir Yakushev, the deputy head of the Gas Resources Center of on Russia’s scientific and technical progress. If the reserves reach 700 trillion cubic meters, then this would be enough for 500 years of domestic use and for 100…

Russian News: June 27th, 2008!

RBC, 27.06.2008, Khanty-Mansiysk 12:42:41.There are no big problems in Russia-EU relations that cannot be resolved, Russia’s Economy Minister Elvira Nabiullina said in Khanty-Mansiysk today. At the same time, Nabiullina added that the parties had a few differences in particular sectors, which needed to be discussed. RBC, 27.06.2008, Moscow 12:18:47.Gazprom plans to send its European partners a proposal to work out…

Stories from Soviet Childhood: THE CRUCIAN CARP(2)

Hello, As you remember on Wednesdays we publish Stories from Soviet Childhood – stories on situations my generation was brought up, and generation of our parents was brought up and we tried to bring up our children by reading them good children book. Today we are finishing a story by Nikolay Nosov “The Crucian Carp”. If you did not read…

Let Russians Wave The Flag!

Hello,Glad they are doing this little bit of law adjustment….————————————————–A draft law will be introduced into the Russian State Duma today to allow Russians to use the national flag for “unofficial purposes.” The bill originated with the United Russia Party, which discovered that soccer fans are breaking the law when they wave the Russian flag in stadiums and on the…

Russian News: June 25th, 2008!

RBC, 25.06.2008, Moscow 09:32:22.Russia does not rule out that Lithuania and the USA could be engaged in unofficial talks to deploy missile defense systems in the Baltic state, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was cited by the Vesti channel as saying. This is partly confirmed by the fact that Russia has not yet received any official response from the USA…

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