Daily Archives: November 16, 2014

Yacht For the Russian Billionaire | English Russia

Equipped with three splendid pools and numerous wonderful trifles – this very expensive yacht belonging to a Russian oligarch, Andrey Melnichenko, is so awesome that Caligula himself would die of envy! Though it is named in a rather modest way, “A”.

The vehicle that sooner resembles a submarine than a posh liner cost 300 million dollars! This is how much Melnichenko paid for the sailing paradise, whose handles alone are estimated at 40 000 dollars. This would be enough to study for a couple of years at Harvard with the world’s best teachers…

via Yacht For the Russian Billionaire | English Russia.

USA deliberately pushes Russia into China’s arms – English pravda.ru

“As a result of the refusal, Russian experts have completely excluded the technical ability to use GPS stations for military purposes on the territory of Russia. Does it mean that common people can do it, but the military can not?”

“No, the question is slightly different. It will not affect the population – no one will ban GPS in Russia. Yet, it will create inconveniences for the American side, for the bodies that manage the GPS system. This is rather a political move. That is, to effectively manage a group, it is desirable to place stations throughout the Earth’s surface. The Americans decided that in the 1990s, placing some stations on the territory of Russia, although they were formally scientific stations. No one will ban these stations, but information from them will be coming to the US GPS control center with delays, which will bring a possibility of using this information for military purposes down to zero.

via USA deliberately pushes Russia into China’s arms – English pravda.ru.

▶ The War On Democracy (John Pilger’s documentary) – YouTube

▶ The War On Democracy (John Pilger’s documentary) – YouTube.