The head of the Russian Center for the reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria, Vladimir Savchenko, announced that as a result of a fight between the armed groups in Syria — 2 containers with poisonous substance were captured by the terrorists, Interfax reported. According to Vladimir Savchenko — “On the evening of 9th of October, one of the pro-ISIS gangs attacked the headquarters of the terrorist group ‘Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham’, located near the village of Al-Latham. As a result — 4 terrorists and 2 ‘White Helmet’ were killed. 2 chlorine containers were taken from the headquarters” — said Vladimir Savchenko. He added that the stolen containers were taken to the south of the province of Aleppo, and given to one of the ISIS groups.
The Pentagon allocated more than one 1 billion of dollars on the development of promising space rockets — Interfax reports while citing the US Department of Defense. The ‘United Launch Services Consortium’, in which Boeing and Lockheed Martin are participating, received a contract worth of $ 967 millions of dollars for development of a launch facility for a promising, one-time launch rocket. ‘ATK Launch Systems’ got $ 45 millions of dollars for development of three prototype rocket engines for the project. SpaceX received $ 33.5 millions of dollars for the further development of the Raptor cryogenic methane rocket engine.
The emergency shutdown of the second-stage engines occurred when the ‘Soyuz MS-10’ spacecraft was launched to the ISS, a source at the Baikonur told to Interfax. «There was an emergency shutdown of engines of the second stage. The crew is alive and they are landing in Kazakhstan» — the source said. The accident occurred at the 119th second, when the side blocks of the first stage were separated from the central unit of the second stage. «Then the emergency beacon was activated, and the spacecraft was divided into compartments before releasing a parachute» — the source added. Later, the descending part of the spacecraft, with a cosmonaut and an astronaut on board, landed in Kazakhstan. The medics that arrived with the rescuers at the emergency landing site of the spacecraft did not find any injuries on both of them.
As it became known to the ANNA NEWS agency — the terrorists of ISIS captured two chlorine containers from the ‘Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham’ group in the DMZ of Idlib province. According to the military source of the agency — those containers were taken to the south of the province of Aleppo and later handed over to the terrorists of the «Hurras al-Din» group. During the raid — two representatives of the ‘White Helmets’ organization were killed. Reporters of ANNA NEWS repeatedly provided video materials of the staging of the acts of use of chemical weapons. The staging was performed by the ‘White Helmets’ organization.
The delegations from the United States and Israel measured the capabilities of the Russian S-300 anti-aircraft missile system. Ukrainian experts invited the representatives of NATO to their county and told about the features of the Russian systems. They also organized training sessions during which F-16 fighters of NATO tested those S-300 systems. The western countries expect the new data on the S-300s to reduce the threat to the NATO aircraft in Syria.
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan intends to resign on 16th October in order to dissolve the National Assembly and hold early parliamentary elections. He announced it to the French television channel ‘France24’. «The early elections are planned for 9th and 10th of December — they will happen when I resign on 16th October» — the politician explained. At the same time, he added that as soon as the decrees take their effect — he will resign, but will continue to fulfill the duties of the head of government.
Constantine Reztsov, specially for ANNA NEWS.