Master Russian on lockdown 13.07.2020Russian language does not have days off. It is not afraid of pandemics. And sometimes it benefits from self-isolation of those who seek to master it. Having worked online for months, Russian language courses around the world are setting to actively accepts students into offline groups. The Russkiy Mir contacted teachers from different countries and found out that the lockdown and experience in e-teaching opened up new opportunities for specialists in Russian philology. Some of them conceived the idea to develop a system of electronic textbooks and globalize the programs; others initiated active engagement of lecturers and guests from all over the world for their online classes, and also mastered advanced training for teachers in virtual environment.
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Putin reminded to Merkel and Hollande the urgency of lifting Donbass blockade by Kiev
President of Russia Vladimir Putin discussed situation in Ukraine with French president François Hollande and Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel. They have agreed on continuation of contacts in Normandy format.
The Russian leader marked that the political part of Minsk agreements has to be implemented as soon as possible. it is necessary to synchronize measures of security requirements and a political settlement. These actions have to be addressed in the draft road map, which is currently under developmant.
Aside of that, Putin reminded once again that Kiev's blockade in Donbass region needs to be withdrawn at the closest future. This provision can be found in Minsk-2 agreement .
Heads of three countries also addressed on certain aspects that relate to OSCE Mission activities in Ukraine.
A question of supporting the durable and fully respected ceasefire agreement on the line of contact in Donbass was also raised during this meeting.
Key words to understand the Battle of Chesma 11.07.2020Starting from Peter the Great days, Russian glossary of nautical terms was compiled based on Dutch terms. Furthermore, it experienced a significant impact from English, German and Italian terminology. Events associated with naval glory of Russia can be reconstructed through interpretation of those inherent terms. The Battle of Chesma is one of such events.