Residents of several villages of the Irkutsk region
claim that they saw an alien craft crashed. However, the
place to be falling not found. Interfax.ru asked the
experts what they think about it, and conducted a survey
Moscow, March 11 - INTERFAX.RU
Early March marked
another surge of interest in the UFO-related reports
from the Irkutsk region, where it was alleged that
residents of the district Osinsky witnessed the passage
of unidentified object.
Thunder, pink glow,
the calls to the MES with the message that foreign ships
"I believe I do
not believe, but I saw with my own eyes," - said
witnesses a strange scene.
The mass nature of
calls has led to validation: a helicopter with the task
force EMERCOM Russia's Irkutsk region has taken off in
the district, which allegedly crashed in a flying
machine. As reported on the results of the survey and
overflight areas, information about the possible
occurrence in aircraft has not been confirmed.
agency "Interfax-Siberia" made it clear that the glow of
an unknown flying object, followed by cotton, residents
watched the sky a number of settlements Osinsky area -
Obus, Barahal, Highgate, Kutanka, North.
In order to verify
the information received was organized by the
interaction with the head flight VostSibAeronavigatsii
(Irkutsk), a shift supervisor of the zonal center of the
search and rescue (Novosibirsk), operational duty 3rd
Air Force Command and Air Defense (Khabarovsk), the duty
of the Baikal branch of the Geophysical Service of RAS,
the duty of the military unit 03 759 air defense
operations duty officer of the FSB and the police
department of the Irkutsk region, the duty of the
investigating police department management in transport.
In place of the
alleged incident in the area of the village Obus also
traveled Osinsky Task Force Police Department. The
surveyed area police any objects not found, the
After a version of the UFO was rejected, began a
discussion of what could watch people Obus, Barahala,
Highgate, North and Kutanki.
So, the director of
the Astronomical Observatory of Irkutsk State University
Sergei Yazev informed "Interfax", that he does not rule
out the fall of the meteorite.
the witness, and, judging from the description, the
meteorite exploded at high altitude. If so, then the
consequences will be dangerous, stony meteorite at
the time of the explosion collapsed into dust,
because its speed is about 20 kilometers per second.
There is a possibility that fell to the ground small
pieces" - said the scientist.
this situation very cautiously. So, Nikolai Subbotin,
director of the Russian UFO Research Station, said that
events in the Irkutsk region, rather similar to an
operation of war.
the idea that in the area of Lake Baikal observed
increased activity of some extraterrestrial force, he
said that the number of observations depends on the
population of the region and the presence there of major
research organizations, "but because it is possible that
the area of local UFO activity and attracting
Subbotin, for example, from Perm, in the last year
reported on the order of 50 such observations. It was
twenty years engaged in the study of the anomalous zone
Molebko, where quite often there are strange glow.
However, according to him, these events (e.g. the
appearance of glowing balls) must be tied not to the
actions of space UFO, and with geomagnetic anomalies,
which are most clearly manifest themselves in periods of
high solar activity (note that we are now just one of
The expert noted that over Moscow is also quite often
seen unidentified objects - in the month received one or
two letters with a description and photographs of such
events. Subbotin said that accurate data on the
materiality of the UFO still there: "And the visual, and
auditory illusions can be photographed and detect the
A small survey conducted among users Glavtwit Twitter,
which is known in Russia as a rule, young people with
higher education showed that the UFO advanced users
Exactly half of
those surveyed said that admits the existence of
extraterrestrial civilizations. 19.4% of respondents
said they have seen with my own eyes some unidentified
objects. Consider the existence of extraterrestrial
civilizations crap 16.7% of respondents. 11.9% claim
that they even stole the "green men", and 2.8% believe
that "they need us to take over."
Note that the existence of extraterrestrial
civilizations and their envoys admit and representatives
of various faiths. For example, in 2008, chief
astronomer of the Roman Catholic Church priest Gabriel
Funes said that
admits the possibility of life on other
In an article
entitled "Aliens Are my brothers," published in the
Vatican newspaper "L'Osservatore Romano", he noted that
the space can inhabit other intelligent beings created
by God. According to the priest, the search for
extraterrestrial life does not contradict faith in God.
He also did not rule out that some of the aliens, if
they exist, can be free from original sin.
President of the Congress of Jewish Religious
Communities and Organizations of Russia (KEROOR) Rabbi
Zinovy Kogan, once pointed out that Judaism in its
classical version of any extraterrestrial life is not
that exists in a universe created by God for man on
However, in his
opinion, God - the cause of all things, but knowing it
exists - is a process, each opening only causes a person
to see otherwise, "the glory of the Lord." And contact
with extraterrestrial civilizations would not have an
exception to this rule.
Acknowledge the possible existence of extraterrestrial
civilizations and the Muslims.
the Holy Quran, Allah says about the creation of
different worlds. We know the world of men, jinns,
plants and animals. Something, perhaps, unknown to
us. Maker can create any works. Those worlds that
are inaccessible, can be populated by other beings,
" - said in 2006, Head of International
Department of the Council of muftis of Rushan
Professor of the
Moscow Theological Academy Archdeacon Andrei Kuraev
thinks that the probability of the existence of life on
the newly opened American scientists the world is not
contrary to Christian teaching.
"When in the
eighteenth century was open to the atmosphere of
Venus, Lomonosov hypothesized that there might be
people. If they are there, then one of two things:
either they, like us, have fallen into sin, or
perish," - said Father Andrew the correspondent of
Thus he commented
on the message that American astronomers have discovered
a new planet, where conditions are most similar to
Earth, giving them reason to assume that their "finding"
may be habitable.
Father Andrew said
that he fully shares the view of Governors,
that if aliens are not sinners, then Christ's
sacrifice on Golgotha, they do not need, and so they
live with God, and if they are sinners, then the
atoning sacrifice of Christ and brought to them too
- As for the people erdzya, which the apostles knew
no more than the inhabitants of Venus. "
However, there is
among Orthodox theologians and skeptics.
theologian, professor at the Moscow Theological Academy,
Alexey Osipov said that Orthodoxy does not allow for the
existence of extraterrestrial life, endowed with reason:
"From the point
of view of Orthodox theology there is no reason to
talk about the possibility of the presence of
extraterrestrial civilizations that have reason and
something to create".
According to him,
that position is based firstly on the fact that the
mention of extraterrestrial intelligent life forms "is
missing in the New Testament."