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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American businessmen want to work with Russia
Some respectable American companies think that bill on expansion of anti-Russian sanctions has to be changed. According to American businessmen, if the bill becomes a law, it may have a higher impact on them, TASS reports.
The list of companies that might be affected by new bill, is very long. Such giants as aerospace corporations Boeing, bank systems Mastercard и Visa, oil company ExxonMobil, technology company General Electric, automobile company Ford, chemical corporations Dow Chemical, Procter & Gamble are on this list. Their representatives hold meetings with US Congress asking legislators to make changes in the bill. At the same time, businessmen don’t ask to abolish those punishments completely.
Let us remind, that according to the coming bill, US companies and private entities can’t credit Russian banks for more than 14 days. Washington continues to imply that lifting sanctions depend on complying with the Minsk agreements for resolving the Ukraine conflict. Our government has stated that Russia is not a part of internal Ukraine agreement, and Moscow is interested that Kiev overcomes the crisis.
Russian politicians are confident that this situation is the result of domestic political battles in the U.S.
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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.