Disappearance. Sylvain Saudan, the impossible skier, is dead

The Spencer corridor, the Whymper corridor at the Aiguille Verte, the Gervasutti at Mont-Blanc du Tacul or even the gigantic Marinelli at Mont Rose, the largest corridor in the Alps, or the north face of Bionnassay… Saudan had an incomparable record of ski descents, the kind where, before him, only mountaineers ventured up. Degree of … Read more

Completion dates for building of fence on border with Belarus introduced

This week, an everyday assembly of the supervisory committee on the development of exterior border infrastructure was held. In 2023, the development of a fence on the border with Belarus on land sections with a size of 112 km was accomplished. In 2023, a 30-meter tunnel was additionally put into operation, which vastly facilitates border … Read more

Russian drones crossed the Latvian border. What concerning the “wall of drones”?

The answer might be a so-called “drone wall” on the border of six international locations with Russia and Belarus. Nonetheless, because the De Facto program reviews, there are considerations concerning the sensible implementation of the thought. Estonians promote the thought of ​​a “drone wall” Three years in the past, Estonian border guards managed to movie … Read more

The fence on the border with Belarus is roughly 80% full

At the moment, lively development of a fence is underway alongside public rivers, the place out of the required 32.5 km, 24 km have been constructed thus far. The development of the remaining 8.5-kilometer fence shall be totally accomplished as deliberate by the top of July, and the development of the remaining infrastructure by the … Read more

BB.lv: Russian troops are concentrating forces close to the border within the Belgorod area

Russian troops are concentrating a gaggle of unspecified numbers within the western Belgorod area close to the border with Ukraine, more likely to appeal to Ukrainian forces to the world and put together for offensive operations to increase the Russian bridgehead within the border areas, the American Institute for the Examine of Warfare writes in … Read more

The Ministry of Protection introduced when the primary stage of strengthening the border with Russia might be accomplished

The Ministry of Protection plans to finish the primary stage of the plan for navy strengthening of the japanese border and anti-mobility by October, commander of the Nationwide Armed Forces (NAF) Leonid Kalnins advised reporters on Monday. Many procurement contracts for border strengthening have already been concluded and the method will proceed till the top … Read more

The scenario on the Latvian-Belarusian border is steady, however undulating

Day-following-day, 15-70 makes an attempt to illegally cross the border are detected. Native residents of the border space within the Augšdaugava area emphasize that they really feel secure. Extra worrying is the closure of the border management level in Silene and the issue of assembly kin in Belarus. The settlements of Saliena and Silene are … Read more

The EU Council accepted the up to date Schengen Code

“The regulation makes it attainable to undertake pan-European measures that prohibit the entry of third-country nationals to the EU within the occasion of a large-scale public well being emergency,” the textual content says. It’s famous that within the occasion of a large-scale public well being emergency, the brand new guidelines present the chance to introduce … Read more