In the Czech Republic was a case of bird flu, after nearly a two-year, said managing director of veterinary services for South Moravia Jaroslav Shaalabbin. The case was registered during routine veterinary checks at poultry farm near the town Godonin in the southeastern part of the country and discovered virus strain is H7.
Australian police still searching for several dozen people after fires in Victoria. From local police stated that not all missing are probably dead. Some of them may not even have the place of the fire.
The airplane "Boeing 737-800" Turkish Airlines that crashed yesterday near the airport "Schiphol" in Amsterdam, had been the target of a terrorist attack, say experts. This Interfax reported.
Bulgarian Embassy in The Hague has been advised that on board crashed near Amsterdam Turkish plane was a Bulgarian citizen. This BTA reported foreign ministry spokesman Dragovest Goranov.
Engine failure likely cause of the accident with crashed plane on Wednesday of "Turkistan Airlines." This investigation has shown the Dutch police, said SITA. According to the head of the Dutch Safety Office, Pieter van Volenhoven Boeing 737-800 had fallen on the floor, which means it can be an engine block.
Fires broke out again in southeastern Australia. In the area of disaster emergency was declared. Closed 190 schools and 146 kindergartens. Thousands of people have left their homes, SITA reported. 3,000 firefighters struggle with mastering the elements.
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger declared a state of emergency and warned of the possibility of water rationing because the state of a third consecutive year there are problems with drought, AP reported. Important reservoirs are below 35% of its capacity, although rainfall is about 80% of normal for the season.
Russia will grant Armenia credit of $ 500 million to minimize the negative impacts of financial crisis on the economy, said Prime Minister Vladimir Putin yesterday at a meeting with Armenian counterpart Tigran Sargsyan. "We practically finished examining the issue of granting a loan to Armenia a $ 500 million