Fire breaks out in Dolgoprudny near Moscow, said the main department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Moscow region. The Ministry of Emergency Situations claims that the fire caught fire in a residential building. According to TASS sources, it burned the territory of the military unit on an area of 1.2 thousand square meters. m. The fire was extinguished by morning. No casualties have been reported.
New hybrid strains of the COVID-19 strain “omicron” and “delta” were discovered in Russia, American scientist Dmitry Pruss told RBC. According to him, “Russian Deltacron” found during the latest downloads of genomic data from St. Petersburg. This hybrid has not yet been identified in any country except Russia.
More than half of the Russians surveyed (51%) think that sexual orientation is given to a person by nature, according to the data of the All-Russian Center for the Study of Public Opinion (VTsIOM). According to the survey, 15% of Russians believe that orientation may change over the course of a lifetime.
All countries participating in the project international space station (ISS), including Russia, confirmed their intention to continue work in orbit after 2024. On July 26, the head of Roskosmos, Yuri Borisov, said that Russia would withdraw from the ISS project after 2024.
Oppositionist Alexey Navalny filed a lawsuit to the correctional colony of strict regime No. 6 in Melehovo, Vladimir region. The reason for the claim was refusal of the colony to disclose data about the customer of products that are produced by prisoners in this colony.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said that COVID-19 was defeated in the DPRK. Pyongyang cited a “strange object” on the border with South Korea as the cause of the COVID-19 outbreak. Kim Jong-un’s sister Kim Yo-jong vowed to destroy the South Korean authoritiesif they “provoke” the entry of the virus into her country. Seoul has condemned the allegations. and promised to monitor the situation in the DPRK.
Football players of Madrid Real Madrid beat Frankfurt “Eintracht” and won for the fifth time UEFA Super Cup. The game ended with the score 2:0. The match was held in Helsinki.
As “Kommersant” found out, “Yandex” may shift the development of autonomous vehicles abroad. More about it.
About the main events of August 11 – in the announcements of “Kommersant”.