Formally, the war, which will be discussed, lasted from 11 December 1994 (according to other sources – 31 November) to August 31, 1996. But the events that led to it, developed a 4-year, public statements by Boris Yeltsin in Kazan on 6 August 1990: "Take as much sovereignty as you can swallow!". In August 1991 led by Dzhokhar Dudayev "United Congress of the Chechen people" (NCCP) was on the side of Boris Yeltsin. Russia became an independent state in December 1991.
Coaching staff of Russian national team on basketball, led by Sergei Bazarevich has announced the final squad for the upcoming qualifying match of the European championship with team Italy.
American mixed martial arts fighter, who competes in the heavyweight, Tyrell fortune told of how he was clinically dead during velogonki before competitions on free-style wrestling in College.
In 1953 Beria was the 54th year. He became head of state, he could still long to be at the pinnacle of power, but his execution has ruled out these prospects. What could expect of the Soviet Union in case of victory of one of Stalin's associates?
In the match of the regular championship of National hockey League (NHL) "Colorado avalanche" on home ice beat "new York islanders" – 3:1. "Avalanche" has interrupted a series from three defeats.
Reading historical Chronicles, describing the same war, from the standpoint of warring parties, you might think that the story is about completely different events. In the Soviet years, the soldiers of the First cavalry army looked flawless heroes. But was it really? Alas, not always...
The head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov has posted a video which confirmed again that may soon fight against the Russian fighter of the mixed single combats Alexander Emelyanenko.
Casinos have discovered the complementary nature of gambling and beer. It is not uncommon to see gambling establishments setting up an on-premise...
Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev was very proud of his peasant origins and the fact that from an early age he worked in the mine and the plant. However, among the top leadership of the Soviet Union there were rumors that Khrushchev actually comes from the class of exploiters and has Polish roots.
All known words of Bonaparte about the battle of Borodino: "Of all my battles the worst thing is that I gave at Moscow." However, in 1807 Russian troops destroyed the myth that the French Emperor can defeat any army. "Bloody draw" under Eylau (now Bagrationovsk in the Kaliningrad region) by many military historians considered to be the most difficult battle in the career of Napoleon.
Midfielder Spanish "Valencia" Denis Cheryshev has shared his impressions of the first match 1/8 finals of League of Champions against Italian "Atalanta" (1:4). The Russian was the only scorer for his team.
In the match of the regular championship of National hockey League (NHL) "Florida Panthers" on the road defeated the team "Anaheim ducks" – 4:1. Russian goalkeeper "Panther" Sergey Bobrovsky reflected 35 of 36 shots and was named first star of the meeting.
The Stalinist era was marked by mass repression, the so-called "enemies of the people". Many of them were sentenced to executions. As a rule, the relatives in these cases reported that persons sentenced to "ten years incommunicado". The executed were buried in mass graves. Such burial had the status of special facilities. Detailed information about them appeared only in the last decade.
Ice hockey "Dallas stars" took on its site "Arizona coyotes" in the regular championship of the National hockey League. The owners of the ice has achieved a difficult victory with the score 3:2 and 76 points topped the standings in the Western conference.
Hitler, despite the seeming austerity, was a fabulously rich man. It was not only huge accounts, but by the state, invested in real estate and works of art. What is the fate of the enormous legacy of the Fuhrer?
The match in Chicago between the local "Blackhawks" and "new York Rangers" started the next game day of the regular season of the National hockey League. The meeting was successful: the two teams scored nine goals. Final score 6:3 in favor of the guests.
The head coach of the London "Tottenham Hotspur" Jose Mourinho commented on the defeat of the English club in the first match of 1/8 finals of the Champions League against Leipzig. According to the Portuguese specialist, have the spurs had chances to score. He also praised the goalkeepers of both teams.
The genre of historical alternatives was not born in the last decade, but much earlier. The loser in any conflict, then was taken to analyze the mistakes, the reasons for their failures and to find ways that would lead to victory. This was highlighted in the white emigration after the civil war in Russia. The assumption of such alternatives was not alien and early Soviet historiography, while it has not yet become a public myth-making.
Russian midfielder Spanish "Valencia" Denis Cheryshev scored the only goal of his team in the first match of 1/8 final of League of Champions against Italian "Atalanta". The Russian scored two minutes later after coming on as a substitute.
When Wernher von Braun created the rockets for Nazi Germany. Today he is known around the world as American designer. However, few people know that former SS sturmbannführer could become a Soviet rocket.
Russian pilot team "Formula 1" Alpha Tauri Daniil Kvyat shared his impressions from the first day of pre-season tests in Barcelona. He stated that he began to better understand my car after drove a few fast laps.
In the game between Manchester city and London's "West ham United" ended the program of the 26th round of the championship of England on football. The Josep Guardiola's team won with the score 2:0 and away from "Leicester city" on four points in the standings of the Premier League.
At the stadium "San Siro" in Milan, "Atalanta" from Bergamo met in the 1/8 finals of the Champions League with the Spanish "Valencia". "Bats" in the first away game they lost to the home team with the score 1:4. The only goal of the guests was scored by Denis Cheryshev.
There are many curses of various types and purposes. They are all expressive and frightening, but the cry of "screw you!" always struck fear and horror. Language dictionary, published by Anastasia Eugenieva, interprets this idiom as evil and malevolent message, with a wish serious setbacks and failures in all endeavors.
The players of the German club "Leipzig" was stronger than the London "Tottenham Hotspur" in the first match of 1/8 final of the Champions League, which was held in London. The only goal of the match was scored by the guests forward Timo Werner. Final score 1:0 in favor of the German club.
To the usual law enforcement manifestations of illegal actions of citizens during the great Patriotic war has added fundamentally new – desertion, looting, spreading provocative rumors, and many others. The Soviet police and the NKVD had to work thoroughly to clean up the mess in terms of compliance with the law.
This fact is little-known today, but soon after coming to power, the Bolsheviks began to actively explore the dungeons. They were interested in the treasures that, according to rumors and legends, was hidden in the catacombs.
Russian tennis player Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the 1/8 finals of the tournament in Dubai met with the representative of Estonia Annet Kontaveit. She has lost her opponent in two sets with a score 6:7 (5:7), 5:7 and left the competition.
In Siberia in the period of liberal reforms 1860-70-ies, there was a public course, called "regionalism". Its leaders (G. N. Potanin, N. M. Yadrintsev etc.) were in favour of giving Siberia autonomy within the Russian Empire, the introduction of Zemstvos and of juries, the development of the educational and cultural institutions, the removal of administrative obstacles for the settlement of Siberia, the cessation of the links of criminals to Siberia. Yadrintsev released (1882) the book "Siberia as a colony", which attracted condemnation from Moscow and Petersburg liberals, but became the basis for the worldview of the Siberian patriots, as he was called by the regionalists.
The meeting in between Cherepovets local "Severstal" and Moscow "Dynamo" ended the next game day of the regular championship of the Continental hockey League. Neither the basic nor additional time the winner is not revealed. And in the penalty shootout turned out to be stronger hosts ice with 3:2.