Protesters took control of one of the busiest points of entry Otay Mesa, connecting Mexican Tijuana and the us city of San Diego. As reported on Monday, January 23, the Associated Press, there are about 50 demonstrators protesting against rising petrol prices in the country. Participants of the action hold in hand posters with claims against the government of Mexican leader Enrique peña Nieto. It is noted that because of the demonstrators for a few hours had hampered the movement of vehicles in the district of San Isidro. According to the Agency, these protests are irrelevant to the election of the President of the United States Donald trump and his taking office. Protests against the increase in gasoline prices in Mexico have repeatedly escalated into riots. Rising prices caused by the depreciation of the national currency, the peso.
In the capital of Kazakhstan Astana has begun talks on Syria. The meeting is being held in the Rixos hotel. On Monday, January 23, reports TASS. It is noted that the delegations of the Syrian government and the armed opposition for the first time sat down at the negotiating table. In addition, the meeting was attended by representatives of Kazakhstan, Iran, the UN, the US, Turkey and Russia. The main theme of the meeting — confirmation of the armistice agreements of December 29, and advance the political negotiation process for consultations in Geneva on 8 February. As noted by RIA Novosti, the organizers of the meeting in order to unify the positions of the negotiating parties deliberately did not put on the table signs for the opposition and Damascus, marking the two delegations as the “Syrian Arab Republic”. 29 December 2016, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that they had reached
Chinese authorities have banned the use of unregistered virtual private networks (VPN). About it reports The South China Morning Post. The Ministry of industry and information technology of China issued a decree according to which all cable operators and all VPN services should be required to obtain a permit to conduct activities with the government. “The Chinese market for Internet services develops chaotically, which requires immediate intervention in order to resolve the situation”, — stated in the message text. Beijing believes that this is necessary to ensure the security of the country. According to the publication, this is due to the desire of the Chinese authorities to eliminate the numerous online services that allow you to circumvent the system of control over the Internet — the so-called “Great Chinese firewall”. It is aimed at curbing the organization of the protest movement, and criticism of the Communist party. Within its framework
Arrested for kidnapping girl in Orenburg Yuri Tiunova suspect in the attempted abduction of two children. About TASS reported in the regional Department of the Investigative Committee. “Literally minutes before the abduction of the child accused Tiunov attempted abduction of two girls 9 and 11 years on the street Transport. Children screamed and struggled, he left them, got into the car and left, fearing to attract the attention of passers-by”, — told the Agency. It is noted that girls identified Tiunova. In relation to men initiated another investigation into the attempted kidnapping of a minor. According to investigators, the suspect does not deny the fact of attempt of abduction of the child. He was charged with kidnapping, he was arrested for two months during the investigation. 17 Jan, Orenburg was kidnapped 12-year-old girl. The suspect used violence, put the child in the trunk of the car Lada Granta and drove
Dmitry Peskov The Kremlin is not ready to comment on the inaugural speech of the President of the United States Donald trump in which he stressed the need to combat the threat of Islamic radicalism. On Monday, January 23, said the press-Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov, reports the correspondent of”.ru”. According to Peskov, speaking about the initiatives trump prematurely. “Certainly, Islamic fundamentalism and terrorism is a threat to all States, including for our country. But now the initial period of the occurrence in the Affairs of the President of trump and have to wait for some contacts. While this has not yet happened,” — said Peskov, commenting on the US President. However, he noted that President Vladimir Putin “has repeatedly spoken about the inevitability of cooperation in the field of combating terrorism and the impossibility of a single country to effectively deal with the terrible challenge of the XXI
Photo: RIA Novosti The Governor of Perm region Viktor Basargin, who in December 2016 as part of a major administrative reform, dismissed the government on Friday formed a new Cabinet of Ministers, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the head of the region. “Formed a new Cabinet. Thus, in the region completed the first stage of administrative reform. Government was headed by the Governor of Perm region Viktor Basargin, taking the powers of the Chairman of the government itself in accordance with the Charter of the Perm Kari”, — stated in the message. The first meeting of the government scheduled for January 26. “The government of the territory of the previously existing Vice-presidents included Vladimir Rybakin, Irina Ivensky, Roman Koksharov, Abuzyarova Elena. His Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of industry, enterprise and trade have kept Alexei Chibisov,” — said the Agency interlocutor. He noted that the new
Photo: RIA Novosti Talking about possible contacts of the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and new US Secretary of state after approval of the new American administration, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova. “I think that as soon as his appointment, then the logic will be some first outlines of the contacts of the new Secretary of state with his foreign colleagues”, — said Zakharov, the radio station “Echo of Moscow”, answering the question whether there is any schedule of meetings of Sergey Lavrov with the new U.S. Secretary of state.
Stuck in the ice at plentywood two bulk carriers and two ice breaker can supply on wintering in Chukotka. This was reported in EMERCOM in the region. It stressed that the bulk carriers will stay in port of Pevek to improve ice conditions and laying the optimal route of the caravan. “Actively considering the possibility of adopting a decision on making ships for the winter”, – told the Agency. To clarify the situation, in County town of Pevek on a working visit headed by the first Deputy Governor, Chairman of CoES and OPB Chukotskaya Autonomous Okrug Leonid Nikolayev. Rescuers added that the County government has expressed readiness to render all necessary assistance: to provide fuel and provisions for the safe location of vessels in the port. “The situation is not an emergency. Winter sucks is good practice for the prevention of accidents associated with difficult
Former Prime Minister of France, presidential candidate of the country Francois Fillon has declared that Ukraine and Georgia have no place in NATO and the European Union. He told this in an interview with French newspaper Le Monde, reports RIA Novosti. “I will remind you about the irresponsible statements of those who wanted the entry of Georgia and Ukraine in NATO. You just need to admit that Ukraine and Georgia are not designed to enter the EU and NATO,” said French ex-Prime Minister. Fillon has criticized Western countries for waging an aggressive policy against Russia, he noted that Russia has a lot of responsibility, but not by her. According to him, the military competition with Moscow is a big mistake. He also called the false question of missile defense near the Russian borders. “Is it always the West has been a reliable partner? Isn’t he deceived Russia on Libya, in
The scale of the construction of facilities for the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation reached the level of the postwar period. This was stated in interview to the newspaper “Kommersant” Deputy defense Minister Timur Ivanov. According to him, only over the past year in the interests of the military built more than 2.5 thousand buildings with a total area of almost three million square meters. Work is being done from Kaliningrad to the Kuril Islands. “At the same time built more than two thousand objects both a special and a social purpose. This radar station, waterworks, airports, medical facilities, homes, schools and kindergartens, cadet school, military camps, landfills, marinas. The work is conducted from Kaliningrad to the Kuril Islands”, – said Ivanov. Among the largest projects, according to him, we can highlight the construction site in Vilyuchinsk. It repaired the berth and onshore engineering infrastructure, intended for nuclear-powered