Putin at the APEC summit will discuss topical issues of the global economy and will share their experience of the EurAsEC

© TASS/Mikhail Klimentyev LIMA, November 19. /TASS/. The issues of cooperation in energy, trade, food security and transport infrastructure development will be a priority for the Russian delegation headed by President Vladimir Putin during the discussion at the summit of the Asia-Pacific economic cooperation (APEC) forum, which opens on Saturday in the capital of Peru. This was reported to journalists by the Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov. “Russian participation in the forum aimed at cooperation in the sphere of trade, strengthening food and energy security, expansion of transport infrastructure, diversification of trade supply routes,” – said Ushakov. Topics for discussion According to Ushakov, among the most important issues that is going to raise the Russian side during the upcoming forum is assistance to innovative growth, the formation of common education space in the Asia-Pacific region (APR), the fight against terrorism and corruption as well as increasing the level of emergency

The state Department has considered the statements of the defense Ministry of Syria unworthy of response

John Kirby The official U.S. state Department spokesman John Kirby believes that critical statements of the representative of the Ministry of defense Igor Konashenkov about the bombing of hospitals in Syria do not deserve a response. He stated this at a briefing on Friday, November 18. “I saw these comments. They don’t even deserve an answer from my side,” — said Kirby. He said that the U.S. government does not have accurate data about who it strikes. According to him, we are talking about the “insights of respected humanitarian organizations.” “Actually, it doesn’t matter whose planes dropping these bombs. They or the Syrian, or Russian, or and those and others. The important thing is that this has to stop,” — said the representative of the state Department. November 18, Igor Konashenkov called “information error” messages about the US destroyed in the bombing of Russia of the hospitals in Syria. According

Putin and the military in Sochi will discuss aviation readiness and reserve

Photo: RIA Novosti Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday will hold the third this week a meeting with the military, but which will be discussed in the aviation readiness and state reserve. Also in Sochi will be held operational meeting with permanent members of the security Council, said on Wednesday the press-Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov. “Tomorrow will be another meeting on aviation readiness, a discussion of how the case reserve, state reserve, that is, the detailed work will continue tomorrow,” — said Peskov. “Also, here in the South held an operative meeting with permanent members of the security Council”, he added. The previous meeting with the leadership of the Ministry of defense was devoted to military construction, and at the first meeting of Putin and military leaders discussed the Russian operation in Syria and the implementation of state defense orders. Air and space forces of the Russian Federation

Calculations of rocket complexes “Iskander” conducted exercises in Primorye

© Department of information support the press service of the Eastern military district, Pacific fleet/TASS VLADIVOSTOK, November 19. /Offset. TASS Natalia Nikulina/. Calculations of operational-tactical missile complexes “Iskander-M” in Primorye conducted exercises, during which fulfilled the task of fighting with the change of starting positions and actions during the raids, told TASS head of information providing press service of the Eastern military district, Pacific fleet Vladimir Matveev.

Poroshenko was not invited to the inauguration of the trump

The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko was not invited to the inauguration of U.S. President Donald trump. It is reported by Ukrainian edition of “Vesti“.   The inauguration ceremony scheduled for January 20, 2017. However, trump will meet with Poroshenko after her in February.   Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Valeriy Chaly explained that Poroshenko will miss the inauguration, “since the U.S. is not accepted the participation of heads of States in these activities.” According to him, such ceremonies of the country are the ambassadors, not the President.   At the same time, users of social networks reacted to the news with humor and suggested that Poroshenko “will be the Trump greeting SMS with a happy smiley.” Photo: Vladyslav Musiienko/ZUMAPRESS/Globallookpress

FSO practice to prevent attempts of penetration into the Kremlin

FSO practice to prevent attempts of penetration into the Kremlin The Federal security service (FSS) on 17 November will hold large-scale exercises on suppression of attempts of illegal entry into the Kremlin, including using drones, according to the Agency TASS on Wednesday, November 16, with reference to the center for relations with the press and public FSO. “The exercises will be practiced a large number of practical issues related to their activity”, — noted in Department. The interlocutor of Agency has specified that we are talking about the workout to prevent attempts of penetration on territory of the Kremlin and the Commission of unlawful acts, extremist activities. The office also during the exercise will be to deal with flights of unmanned aerial vehicles over the protected subject matter and to ensure fire safety. Read alsoIn the state Duma proposed to make the Kremlin more accessible to people The FSO added

Inputs 33 metro station in 2017 will cover the eaves with lighting effects

Inputs 33 metro station in 2017 will cover the eaves with lighting effects At five stations where the stairs to the entrance of the subway was open, the sheds have already appeared. Modern awnings over the entrances may appear on 33 stations in the next year. New design of glass and metal will protect from rain and snow stairs, renovated under the program of improvement. Now these sheds are already installed at five stations: “Warsaw”, “Chkalovskaya”, “Peasant Outpost”, “nutty” and “Chertanovskaya”. See alsoFines for selfie in the Moscow metro can enter by the summer of 2017 As explained in the press service of the Moscow metro, 33 stations plan to install a total of about 140 shelters (see list). One of the main types of these structures, primarily installed in areas of residential development, called “city Lights”. In the evening canopy of glass and metal will Shine like the Windows

Obama considers Russia a superpower

Obama considers Russia a superpower WASHINGTON, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti, Dmitry Zlatarev. Incumbent President Barack Obama called Russia a military superpower. He noted that “all interested in the success of Russia, in the growth of its economy, its good relations with neighbouring countries”. Obama also expressed hope that the new head of state Donald trump “will continue the approach of cooperation with Russia,” but will stand up to Moscow where her views diverge with Washington. Additionally, the US President said that Washington has “clear evidence” of Russian involvement in the cyber attacks against American interests. However, he did not specify what exactly. Merkel, in turn, noted that Germany is interested in good neighborly relations with Russia. “But that cannot deter us from discussing the deepest differences,” added the Chancellor. This week, Obama began his last major tour as President of the United States. He visited Greece, arrived in Germany,

Zakharov: biased Warsaw interferes with the normal cooperation

The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova © Artyom Korotayev/TASS MOSCOW, November 18. /TASS/. Russia is ready to work to restore respect and cooperation with Poland, but every time good intentions always breaking on prejudice of Warsaw to Russia. This was stated by the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova on his page in social network Facebook.

Swiss fighter jets escorted the aircraft with the Russian delegation

Archive photo Continued: there was a video of the flight Swiss fighter jets near Russian side Two fighters with the Swiss flag a few minutes accompanied the aircraft with the Russian delegation on Board, flying to Peru for the APEC summit. On Friday, November 18, the correspondent “reports Tapes.ru”, which was located in the interior of the liner. Presumably, the Swiss aircraft approached at an unsafe distance to the Board, where, in particular, journalists of the Kremlin pool, and the staff of the Protocol office of the President. Fighter jets escorted the plane for about 10 minutes, when he was flying over Switzerland. First military aircraft flew under the left wing of the liner, then the right. Before they sharply swerved to the side, the pilot of one of the fighters waved a hand. The flight crew called this case is not unique, said the correspondent of the publication. In