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Leaders of Russia, France, Germany discuss global crises

Leaders of Russia, France, Germany discuss global crises

World
The Kremlin says the leaders of Russia, France and Germany had a call to discuss coronavirus vaccines and a slew of international crises, including the situation in eastern Ukraine, Libya, Syria and the Iranian nuclear standoff among other issuesBy VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated PressMarch 30, 2021, 10:16 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleMOSCOW -- The leaders of Russia, France and Germany met by conference call Tuesday and discussed coronavirus vaccines, the Iranian nuclear standoff and the conflicts in eastern Ukraine, Libya and Syria.The Kremlin said President Vladimir Putin also responded to questions about jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny raised by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron in their “frank and bus...
New management strategies may help Los Angeles avoid future water crises

New management strategies may help Los Angeles avoid future water crises

Science
Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Los Angeles' population continues to grow, putting added pressure on the city's water supply. However, scientists have come up with a new to avoid future water crises. The plan recommends new water management strategies and infrastructure improvements for the Southern California metropolis. Earlier this year, Cape Town, South Africa, experienced a severe water crises. Residents were forced to take two-mixture showers, let their lawns and gardens dry and limit their total water intake to approximately 13 gallons per day. Cape Town's climate is similar to Los Angeles. To avoid future crises, scientists spent a decade studying Los Angeles' complex water supply system. Their analysis revealed a number of solutions. Through infrastructure improvements, improved management stra...