RIA Novosti has published a new set of rules for Russian spelling, which should come into force by the end of the year. In the preface, the authors note that more than 60 years have passed since 1956, when the general "Spelling Dictionary of the Russian Language" was published. Much has changed since then. In the formulations of the rules, many omissions and inaccuracies were found, and in life there were noticeable social shifts that were reflected in the language and writing: a lot of new words and constructions appeared, the spelling of which is not regulated by the existing rules, and therefore it is unclear how to write them.
Among the new rules of the Ministry of Education:
The complete set of rules will be approved by the end of 2021.