Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov © Mikhail Metzel/TASS MOSCOW, February 13. /TASS/. The fate of former U.S. intelligence officer Edward Snowden was not discussed by Moscow and Washington during the first contacts with the new U.S. administration, stated to journalists the press-Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
Dmitry Peskov The question of the necessity of the law protecting the honor and dignity of the President, including the attacks in the press, requires study. This opinion on Monday, February 13, stated the press-Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov, reports TASS. “The question to be worked out. Including to study the international experience,” he said. Yet in this debate a certain position, the Kremlin is not, added the spokesman. Thus the official representative of the Kremlin commented on the words of the speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, who at a meeting with teachers and students of the University “Innopolis” in Kazan has considered it necessary the law on the protection of honor and dignity of the President. He recalled that such laws already exist in several countries, including in the West. At the same time, the speaker noted that today the issue of urgent adoption of such
The Ministry of internal Affairs cancelled the order banning photos and video in police stations without the approval of the leadership. This representative of the interior Ministry announced during a meeting of the Supreme court, hearing the petition of activist Yana Itelescope, appeal the ban, reports “Interfax”. “I ask to stop the proceedings in connection with the cancellation of the order,” — said the representative office. According to him, it happened because of the loss of the order of 10 February 2017, according to one official acts. The prosecution has not objected to this decision of the Ministry of interior. Kotelevsky was arrested in April 2016, when he, along with two other activists, Andrew Eagle and Jevgenijs Prasinum, entered the territory of the police station in the town of Ramenskoye in Moscow region and removed the building on camera. They argued that part of the land on which parked cars
The national team of Russia on hockey defeated the team of Turkey with the score 42:0 in the framework of the European youth Olympic festival. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”. The meeting was held in Turkish Erzurum. In the first period of Russian hockey players managed to score in the opponent’s 15 goals, the second — 12, third — again 15. In the next match of the tournament, the Russians will meet with team France. The record in official hockey game was installed in September 2008. Women’s team of Slovakia defeated the girls from Bulgaria 82:0. European youth Olympic festival takes place from 12 to 19 February in Erzurum.
Maria Zakharova The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova on his page in Facebook commented on the hoax of a member of the house of representatives of the U.S. Congress Maxine waters of Moscow’s intervention in the elections in Limpopo, which is arranged pranker Vova, and Lexus. “The President is Sick ay from the country of Limpopo … Russian fairy tales become true. Lord, don’t leave America!” — Zakharov wrote. 13 Feb pranker Vova, and Lexus called waters on behalf of the Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groisman. During a telephone conversation, they touched on the topic of anti-Russian sanctions and said that the Russian hackers attacked the servers of the Limpopo and “established a regime of their puppets Dr. Dolittle.” According to “Groisman”, the President of Limpopo wants to move to Ukraine because of fears that it “might do something”. As noted, during the conversation the member
Justin Trudeau (left), Donald trump The US President Donald trump said that “very strongly” will North Korea after it tested a ballistic missile of a new type. About it reports Reuters. “Obviously, North Korea — a big, big problem, and we are very strongly going to do it,” trump said during a joint press conference at the White house with the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau. The American leader did not disclose exactly how he will respond to North Korea’s actions. Sunday, February 12, North Korea launched the ballistic missile Pukguksong-2 (“Pukhansan-2”, “Severnaya Zvezda-2”) medium-range class “Musudan”. In testing was attended by the country’s leader Kim Jong-UN. Pyongyang said that the test was successful. Last year, North Korea conducted more than 20 launches of ballistic missiles and two nuclear tests. Pyongyang’s actions violate the resolutions of the UN security Council.
US President, Donald trump has named North Korea a “big problem” in connection with which it is necessary to take drastic measures. He stated this during a joint press conference at the White house with the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau. “North Korea — a big, big problem and we will solve it very tough,” said trump. Trump also noted that ballistic missile tests in the DPRK is not the only international problem. According to the President of the United States, there are problems in every corner of the globe. Earlier it was reported that the DPRK has successfully passed the start-up of ballistic missiles. Tests personally directed the country’s leader Kim Jong-UN. The launch Pukguksong-2 was carried out from the West coast of the DPRK. The missile flew about 500 kilometers and fell into the sea of Japan. The resolution of the UN security
The statements of the Ukrainian authorities about the fact that Kiev is in control of a volunteer corps made up of supporters of extremist groups are not true. So says a columnist for the Washington Post Jack Losh. Excerpts from the piece cites RIA Novosti. As noted by American journalist, the official Kiev has repeatedly stated that the soldiers, not the organization “Right sector” withdrawn from the conflict zone in the South-East of Ukraine. One of the fighters of the organization in an interview with Jack Show said that this is only the official version. “Officially we’re not here. Politicians say that we brought. But in the East it’s different. We have a good relationship with the soldiers. We have a common enemy,” explained one of the representatives of the “Right sector”. Such “volunteers” according to the columnist WP can become a serious threat to Kiev. The
After the accident at the largest US dam dropped the water level in lake Oroville. Reported by the Associated Press. According to the Agency, by reducing water level the danger of destruction of the dam is greatly reduced. Despite this, the evacuation of local residents is still in effect. Monday morning from eight settlements were evacuated more than 200 thousand people. Orobinsky dam is the highest in the United States. Due to heavy and prolonged rain, the dam was seriously damaged, which resulted in its partial destruction. Video: judywbrandt / twitter Photo: California Department of Water Resources / Facebook