BADEK NEWS 73

First. The 20th International Economic Forum has kicked off. Political and business leaders have come to sign new contracts and agree deals. (SPIEF on June 16, 2016, St. Petersburg, Russia) Russian observers expect dialogue and possible progress on the softening of EU sanctions against Russia from the forum, as well as Gazprom and Shell’s joint launch…

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BADEK NEWS 72

First. Ice Hockey, Moscow. 2016 IIHF World Championship. Canada Retains World Ice Hockey Title with win over Finland. Congrats to team Canada on their gold medal performance! MSN News, May 22, 2016 Second. Strangers Rally Helps Bride Elise Phillippo who Lost wedding dress in Fort McMurry Wildfire. In the midst of chaos, Phillippo asked her Toronto-based wedding…

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BADEK NEWS 71

First. The celebrations of the Victory Day on May 8-9, 1945 are over. Everywhere in the world there were marches, parades, meetings, auto-rallies. We met one of the participants of the auto-rally in honour of the Victory over the fascist Germany, Valentin Nomikossov who shared with us his positive emotions about this event and presented to…

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BADEK NEWS 70

One. Bonsai tree in U.S. National Arboretum in training since 1625. 65 years ago, during the World War II, a B-29 bomber, known as the “Enola Gay”, dropped the first atomic bomb over the city of Hiroshima, Japan, killing hundreds of thousands of people. Among the survivors was a small tree, a Bonsai, which ended up…

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BADEK NEWS 69

One.Israeli gadget creates drinking water from air. July 25, 2015- The Team of Water-Gen have developed a device that extracts drinkable clean water from the air. The machines’ air filter removes all the dust and dirt particles while the cooling mechanism turns the humidity to condensation, which is gathered. The system produces 5 to 20 gallons…

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BADEK NEWS 68

One. Prague-The Canadian Press Published, Sunday, May 17, 2015. Canada wins gold at World Ice Hockey Championship. Team Canada was perfect in Prague, capping an outstanding run at the world hockey championship with a dominant win over its arch-rival. The Russian team took silver. The USA one took bronze. Our congratulations to all honorable athletes! Two….

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Listen to Your Body, to Your Soul, Love them and Live Accordingly (About the Book “Life without Limits” by Nick Vujicic and the Book “In the Dark of the Night” (Women’s Voices in Ukrainian Literature, 1998)

When Nick Vujicic was asked in Moscow: “What would you have given to have your arms and legs?”, he answered: “What for do I need them?” His quotations from the book “life without Limits”: 1.”I don’t believe I’m disabled. Yes, I have no arms and no legs, but big deal. Doesn’t matter how I look….

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Spinoza’s Rule: Do not Weep, Do not Laugh but Understand (About the Book “A People’s Tragedy: The Russian Revolution 1891-1924” by Orlando Figes, The Bodley Head, 2014, 923 pages

The renown Russian historian, historiographer, writer and poet Nikolay Mikhailovich Karamzin (1766-1826) in his preface to the 12-volume book The History of the Rossiysky State” wrote: “The history in a sense is the holy book of peoples: the main, necessary; the mirror of their entity and activities; book of revelations and standards;behest of ancestors to…

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BADEK NEWS 67

News One. Russian actor of theatre and cinema Zeldin Vladimir Mikhailovich is celebrating his 100-th Birthday on February 12, 2015. Many times decorated with the national awards and Russian Academy of Cinematography Arts, he is performing at the Army Theatre in Moscow in the show “100 Years of Dancing with the Time” on that special…

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