Rosobrnadzor banned admission of students in five universities, reported on the Agency’s website. By results of checks conducted from 23 to 29 Dec, the right to enrollment lost the Tyumen branch of the Siberian University of consumer cooperation, Institute of management (Arkhangelsk), the Pedagogical Institute of the Kaliningrad region, Saint Petersburg medical-social Institute and the Oriental Institute (St. Petersburg). Additionally, no accreditation is left by the Kaluga branch of the Institute of international law and Economics named after Griboyedov. Kursk Academy of state and municipal service deprived of accreditation for a number of professions. The ban on the admission of students does not impose other restrictions on the educational activities of the University. The presence of the University of the certificate of state accreditation confirms the compliance of its activities to educational standards. However, when suspension of accreditation an educational institution can continue to engage in educational activities, however, loses
© Vitaly Nevar/TASS KALININGRAD, January 2. /TASS/. Seven long hikes made the ships of the Baltic fleet last year, spokesman of the fleet Roman Martov.
Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed to invite to the Christmas tree in the Kremlin children of Russian diplomats who have arrived from the USA. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the presidential administration. About inviting children to the Christmas tree announced the captain of the plane to Russia from the United States was returning Russian foreign employees. Earlier it was reported that the aircraft on Board of which there were 35 diplomats and their families, landed at the Moscow airport. December 29, the Obama administration imposed new sanctions against Russian citizens, companies and agencies. Washington declared persona non grata 35 Russian diplomats and gave them 72 hours to leave the country. Photo: Eugene Novozenina / RIA Novosti
© Alexei Nikolsky/press service of the Russian President/TASS MOSCOW, January 1. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan in connection with the death of citizens of Turkey and several other countries as a result of a terrorist act in Istanbul. This was reported by the press service of the Kremlin.
Adam Schiff Attempts of Donald trump when he will take the post of President of the United States, to undo the last anti-Russian sanctions, the outgoing head of state Barack Obama will meet a harsh response from Congress, warned a member of the house of representatives from California Democrat Adam Schiff in an interview with ABC News. Schiff believes that Congress in fact is configured to further strengthening of sanctions against Moscow. He recalled that this initiative was made by the Democrats and the Republicans, calling in this context the names of the Republican senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham. According to Schiff, what was done by the current administration, not to “contain Russia”. The Congressman also criticized trump for the fact that he questioned the conclusions of the intelligence community about the Russian involvement in hacking attacks with the aim of influencing the outcome of presidential elections. “If he
Dmitry Medvedev Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on the background of the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the USA posted on his Twitter account with criticism of the outgoing administration of us President Barack Obama. “It is sad that the Obama administration, which started life with the restoration of cooperation, ends its anti-Russian agony,” wrote the head of government on Friday, December 30. He also added the message with the abbreviation RIP, traditionally meaning “Rest in peace” (Rest in Peace) and often used as epitaphs on the tombstones. The day before, on December 29, it became known that the United States decided to send 35 Russian diplomats and close access to two objects used by the Russian workers in new York and Maryland. What those objects are, is not specified. According to a senior official, speaking on condition of anonymity, it was “a response to a campaign of harassment of American
Photo: Dmitry Korotaev / Kommersant Advisor to the President of Russia on development of online German Klimenko said that the new anti-Russian US sanctions will not affect the cooperation in the field of cybersecurity, reports the RNS. According to him, it is at a low level. “Given the already low level of cooperation between the US and Russia in the field of cybersecurity, the new sanctions have nothing to deteriorate in this sector can not” — said Klimenko. Earlier, the Russian Embassy in the US said that new sanctions against Russia adopted by the White house aimed directly at undermining Russian-American relations.
© Sergey Bobylev/TASS MOSCOW, January 2. /TASS/. Engineering troops of the Russian Federation in 2017 will have to adopt a saw-mill VMLC-1 multifunctional sapper shovel, said the chief of the Engineering troops of Russian Armed forces Lieutenant-General Yuri Stavitskiy.
A member of the house of representatives from Democrats Adam Schiff called for the introduction of new sanctions against Russia. It is reported portal The Hill. According to Schiff, with him behind new sanctions are the members of the Republican party. “We believe that much remains to be done. We honestly don’t think that the steps already taken are adequate deterrent,” said the Congressman. Schiff also said that Congress may take “further decisive action” if, after the inauguration of Donald trump will make an attempt to cancel the sanctionsimposed earlier by Barack Obama. Photo: MediaPunch / face to face / Globallookpress
© AP Photo/Emrah Gurel MOSCOW, January 2. /TASS/. Russian citizen killed in the attack in the nightclub the night of January 1, other victims from among Russian citizens among the dead and wounded. About TASS reported in the Consulate General of Russia in Istanbul.