Politics


The ex-head of the government of Germany Gerhard Schröder admitted the fact of annexation of the Crimea to Russia to the meeting legislative rules. As reports to RIA Novosti with reference to the German edition Bild, the former chancellor said that the territory of the peninsula – primordially Russian lands. Schröder reminded that Nikita Khrushchev gave the Crimea to the Ukrainian SSR. The former...


The USA sent the rocket destroyer Mason (DDG 87) to the Gulf of Oman. Such decision was made after an attack on oil tankers. On the destroyer guided missiles, including winged Tomahawk are located, TASS with reference to the Central command of the USA (CENTCOM) reported. Let's remind that on Thursday, June 13, two tankers – the Norwegian Front Altair and the Japanese Kokuka Courageous – were attac...


The President of Russia Vladimir Putin said that restoration of the relations with Ukraine is inevitable. Putin told that he considers inevitable restoration of the relations of Russia and Ukraine. It is connected with the fact that fraternal peoples cannot clash even if there are no relations with political elite. The president told about it in an interview to MIR TV channel. Besides, Putin hoped...


Council of the USA by place names changed writing of the name of Kiev in the international base. Council made the unanimous decision to found new official writing of the Ukrainian capital in the international base – Kyiv instead of Kiev. Changes will come into force on June 17. The Ukrainian diplomats noted that writing change will influence also the foreign organizations which are outside the USA...


The president of Poland Andrzej Duda at a joint press conference with the head of the USA Donald Trump in Washington told about advantage of Poles over Russians. Duda told that throughout history Russia constantly sought to conquer Poland. However, according to him, Poles have an advantage – they more courageous, more brave and are capable to fight up to the end. Thus he answered a question whethe...


The Ukrainian military came very close to Donetsk. According to the official representative of the 24th separate mechanized crew of AFU of Nazar Ilnitsky, military of Ukraine were fixed at distance of only 100-250 meters to Aleksandrovka and Donetsk. The corresponding operation was performed by intelligence agents of the 24th crew under the leadership of the high command. They entered "a gray zone...


The president of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan called closed a question of acquisition it by the country of the Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile systems (STAMS). – I do not say that Turkey will get S-400. I say that Turkey already bought them, this complete business, – he said. According to Erdogan, SAM systems will deliver to Turkey in July, 2019. He also told that Ankara is not going "to get a...


Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev elected the president of Kazakhstan officially entered a position of the head of state. The ceremony about it was held on Wednesday, June 12, in the Palace of independence in the capital of the Republic of Nur-Sultan. Tokayev solemnly swore "to serve truly the people of Kazakhstan, to strictly follow the constitution and laws of Kazakhstan, to guarantee the rights and freedom...


Canada commented on the collective address of kuzbassovets who asked to grant them a shelter in connection with adverse ecological conditions in the hometown. Kiselevchane will be able to receive the status of refugees and a shelter in Canada only after leave the territory of Russia, reports the portal of "MBH-media" with reference to the ministry of nationality and immigration of Canada. Departme...


The governor of the Kemerovo region Sergey Tsivilev had one more non-staff adviser. The press service of administration of Kuzbass reported about it. The specified post was held by Leonid Barbarash, the director of scientific research institute of complex problems of cardiovascular diseases. Judging by a job title of the famous cardiologist, he will give advice to the governor on health care. Offi...


Over one million people went to protest to streets of Hong Kong in the past weekend. As the South China Morning Post newspaper with reference to organizers of an action reports, in the special administrative region of China Hong Kong the extraordinary action on the scales took place – more than one million people came to a protest against the new law of local authorities. At the same time, accordi...


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine published the appeal to the Moldavian authorities. Kiev recommended to the neighboring country to refrain from "the Russian scenario of federalization". On the official site of Foreign Ministry there was an appeal to Moldova to seek for europeanization, but not to follow at the course established by Russia. – In the region prevention of the external inter...


In Kazakhstan early elections of the president began. Citizens of Kazakhstan will elect on June 9 the new president. In the country and beyond its limits more than ten thousand polling precincts work. It is noted that for the first time in bulletins seven people, usually their no more than four appear. Besides, Nursultan Nazarbayev does not apply for presidential post. On preliminary polls, Kasym-...


The Constitutional Court (CC) of Moldova suspended from a position of the president Igor Dodon. KS suspended from a position of the president of Moldova Igor Dodon because of refusal to sign the decree on dissolution of parliament. The inquiry to court was sent by deputies from Democratic party. KS appointed the prime minister Paweê Phillip temporarily to fulfill the president's duties and also to...


The press secretary of the president of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky Julia Mendel during an air recognized that the Ukrainian military killed residents of the DPR and LPR. According to Mendel, the staff of AFU often becomes the victims of certain provocations. So, they can be fired allegedly from buildings of kindergartens, houses and other places where there are civilians. As a result military shoul...


The planned meeting of the head of the Russian Federation and the Pope Francis will take place on July 4 in Vatican. The other day the personal secretary of Vladimir Putin confirmed information on the forthcoming meeting. Earlier Alessandro Giisotti (the acting as the head of service of the press of the Holy See) said that the Pope Francis will accept Putin in Vatican on July 4, RIA Novosti report...


The Kuzbass official was deprived by positions after scandal with her spouse. Law enforcement officers made violators responsible. The head of the Kolmogorov rural settlement of Yashkinsky district resigned after intervention of prosecutor's office. According to department, the husband of the ill-minded woman worked for her in submission by the driver, and the wife personally solved when it to enc...


The member of the Federation Council from the Crimea Sergey Tsekov said that there is a condition under which the peninsula will return to structure of Ukraine. Senator in an interview for NSN told that Kiev can count on annexation of the Crimea. However for this purpose Ukraine should unite with the Russian Federation. – There is very short way to return of the Crimea to structure of Ukraine. I c...


The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that in the USA results of a referendum on the Crimea of 2014 objective recognized. The minister in an interview for RBC told that during the Crimean spring he actively communicated with representatives of the western countries and in particular with John Kerry holding then a position of the United States Secretary of State. According to Lavrov, in A...


The ex-president of Ukraine demanded from the new head of state of explanations concerning possible lifting the siege from territories of Donbass not controlled by Kiev. Petro Poroshenko published the post turned to Vladimir Zelensky in the Facebook. In it the former president criticized intention of the present Ukrainian authorities to discuss a possibility of lifting the siege from Donbass. He a...