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The expert spoke about the purpose of visit of the President of the United States and Mexico

Official visit of the President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in the United States seeks to strengthen his shaky political position, told RIA Novosti expert of the Mexican Council on foreign relations, doctor of international relations Adolfo Laborde.

The formal reason for the visit, which took place on Wednesday, was the entry into force of the new Treaty on free trade between Mexico, Canada and the United States, but canadian Prime Minister Justine Trudeau abstained from participation in the Protocol of the tripartite activities.

The cyclist drove through Canada, almost six thousand kilometers in 20 days

Bianca Hayes has set a new record for female cyclists, drive 5900 kilometers in 20 days, reports Upi.

The initial goal was to beat the men's record, but it would have to meet in 15 days. It started in Vancouver and arrived in Halifax. Now Bianca Hayes officially the fastest woman on a bike in all of Canada.

Error the cashier made the retired millionaire

. Retired from Canada became a millionaire thanks to the mistake of the cashier, said channel CTV News Ottawa.

Michael BATT, 82-year-old man from Combermere, approached the cashier with a request to sell him a ticket for the Lotto 6/49, but she punched him a ticket for the Lotto Max. Thanks to this man won one million canadian dollars (about 52.5 million rubles. — Approx. ed.).

In Chukotka canadian Kinross Gold will begin the exploration of gold deposits

The canadian company Kinross Gold will begin development of a new gold Deposit in the Chukotka region, said in his Instagram account the region's Governor Roman Kopin.

"Kinrossrussia will continue to work in Chukotka. The company will develop a new field Qianmian. Kinross Gold is present in the region for almost 15 years - an example of a socially responsible company that cares about the environment and traditions of the indigenous peoples of the area. Glad to continue cooperation," wrote Kopin.

Peter Verzilov is not admitted guilt in the case of dual citizenship

The publisher "media zones" Pyotr Verzilov has not pleaded guilty to failure to inform about the foreign citizenship, reported RIA Novosti his lawyer Leonid Solovyov.

He added that Verzilova was released on his own recognizance.

The publisher "media zones" Verzilova interrogated in the case of canadian passport

The publisher "media zones" Peter Verzilova being questioned in a criminal case: he did not notify the migration service about his canadian passport, said on Tuesday, the RF IC.

According to investigators, in the course of the search in the case of an inconsistent stock last summer he found a valid canadian passport. It turned out that the migration service of Russia was not aware of this. The canadian citizenship he received "no later than the end of 2014", said RF IC.

It is estimated the contribution of asymptomatic carriers in the spread of the coronavirus

North American scientists have built a model of the transmission of the new coronavirus taking into account the asymptomatic carriers. It turned out that without accounting for and control of this category of infected to fight off the infection is unlikely to succeed. The study is published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Since COVID-19 worldwide was introduced unprecedented restrictions on movement and measures of social distancing. The consequences for the economy of many countries was very serious. In addition, in some places there were social protests led by the measures limiting personal liberty.

Against Peter Verzilova filed a case for canadian passport

Against the publisher of "media zones" Peter Verzilova opened a criminal case under article about the lack of notification about the presence of foreign passports, reported on the newspaper's website.

"Against the publisher of "media zones" Peter Verzilova opened a criminal case.... The case against Verzilova was filed under article 330.2 of the criminal code (dereliction of duty for submitting notification of a foreign citizenship)," - said on the newspaper's website.

The number of people infected with coronavirus in Canada exceeded 105 thousand

The number of cases of infection with coronavirus infection COVID-19 in Canada exceeded 105 thousand, according to the Ministry of health of the country.

According to the latest data, the number of infections is 105, 091, died on 8 663 patients with COVID-19. The greatest number of cases recorded in the provinces of Quebec (55 682) and Ontario (35 535).

Laboratories of the three countries will investigate the deaths of elephants in Botswana

Scientists of three laboratories in Canada, South Africa and Zimbabwe will begin to investigate the causes of mysterious deaths of elephants in Botswana, where the number of dead animals reached 275, according to the Ministry of the environment, protection of natural resources and tourism of Botswana on page offices in Facebook.

"Three laboratories in Zimbabwe, South Africa and Canada were identified for the treatment of samples taken from dead elephants, which will be interpreted in light received at the place of veterinary assessments of clinically sick and dead elephants," - said in the Ministry statement.

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