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 and Merkel discussed UN peacekeeping operations in Donbass
Russian President supports the possibility of UN peacekeeping mission placement not only along the line of contact with Donbass. He has shared his thoughts during the phone conversation with German chancellor Angela Merkel, TASS reports. The phone talk took place on September, 11.
Vladimir Putin has considered suggestions made by Angela Merkel that UN peacekeepers could be deployed not only along the line of contact. He has noted that Russia is ready to add this issue to the UN Mission functions list that was included in the Security Council draft resolution project proposal made by RF.
Russian President has explained that peacemakers can protect OBSE members not only at the line of contact but also in other locations they may frequent.
Apart from this, Russian and German politicians have discussed the implementation of the Minsk agreements. They have underlined unacceptability of violations of the ceasefire regime in Donbass undermining the so-called “school truce”.
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.