On the field of Mars, gathered at least five hundred people On the field of Mars began a rally graduading. As the correspondent of “Fontanka”, according to at 14.00, in the center of St. Petersburg gathered for meeting at least 500 people. At the moment, people continue to gather for a rally around the Champs de Mars are paddy wagons. Peter, right now, the field of Mars #Petersburg pic.twitter.com/7VEj8yon6a — Tatiana Marshanova (@nevex_tv) 18 Mar 2017 Alexander @dekadenizm Belyaev from movement Citizen Pushkin @pushkingo pic.twitter.com/DwbXWjLTKN — Vadim Sukhodolsky (@sukhodolsky) 18 Mar 2017 We will remind that on January, 10th the Governor of St. Petersburg Georgy Poltavchenko told reporters that the issue of the transfer of St. Isaac’s Cathedral is solved. This caused a mixed reaction: the society was divided into supporters and opponents of the move of the Museum and the transfer of the Church of the ROC. The opposition
On Vasilyevsky island the lady fell road sign Strong winds brought down a road sign on Vasilievsky island at the head of a passing woman. The victim was taken away in an ambulance, but was soon released. As reported by “Fontanka” the press service of the regional administration, the incident occurred near building 11 at the Cadet lines at the beginning of the eighth evening on March 17. Temporary road sign with a concrete base a gust of wind overturned a 35-year-old passerby. The woman was taken to the carriage of an emergency, but the hospital she refused. About the strong wind, the speed of which can reach 18 meters per second, on Thursday warned the rescuers. On the afternoon of 17 March, the wind also dropped the traffic lights at the Egyptian bridge. Sagging wire partially blocked traffic.
Photo: RIA Novosti The Deputy of the state Duma of the Russian Federation Andrey Kozenko has drafted a bill to repeal the labor patents in Russia for the residents of Donetsk and Lugansk national republics. “Last week I submitted to the expert Council of the faction “United Russia” in the State Duma a bill to abolish the necessity to obtain work patents for the citizens of the DPR and LPR on the territory of the Russian Federation,” said Kozenko at the founding meeting of the integration Committee “Russia — Donbass”, which takes place in the Livadia Palace in Yalta. In his opinion, this will be another step in the process of integration of Russia and the Donbass. As the press service of the MP, Kozenko believes that the abolition of work patents not only interested in the self-proclaimed Republic, but also hundreds of Crimean enterprises. Thus the Deputy notes that
Photo: RIA Novosti Maria Zakharova confirmed that the former head of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych really appealed to Russian authorities with a request to send troops to the territory of the country. The words of the official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian radio station “Moscow Says”. “This is not a letter. This statement of Yanukovych. He never denied that he signed”, — said Zakharov. Zakharova also said that this document was read in 2014 in the Security Council of the United Nations (UN) former Russia’s permanent representative at the organization Vitaly Churkin. On March 16 the press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that Moscow did not receive a letter from Yanukovych with a request to send troops to the territory of Ukraine. In January 2017, several media outlets published pictures of the letters entitled as “Declaration”. The request to send Russian troops to Ukraine, the
Trump called Putin “a tough nut” WASHINGTON, March 19 — RIA Novosti. The US President Donald trump called Russian President Vladimir Putin “tough nut”. Trump in a Fox News interview asked in two words to describe various people, politicians and entertainers. In particular, he was asked how he would describe Putin. I don’t know him, but he’s definitely a tough nut to crack. I don’t know what he’s doing for Russia, but at some point we unemloyed Trepresent USA In the original he used the American idiom tough cookie, literally “hard cookies”.
The DPRK announced the testing of its powerful new rocket engine North Korea has announced that it has tested a powerful new rocket engine, reports Reuters. The test was on ractogram, Conchan-no. The country’s leader Kim Jong-UN has stated that this test “new birth” of the rocket industry of the DPRK. According to the news Agency KCNA, Kim Jong UN personally attended ractogram. He was acquainted with the technical specifications of the engine, and gave an indication about the start of the test. Earlier, the US and China have agreed to confront the nuclear threat of the DPRK. U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson said of the possible presence of nuclear weapons in Japan and South Korea to deter Pyongyang. The American government does not consider it expedient to resume the six-party talks with North Korea. In response, the Russian foreign Ministry said that “the alternative to a political and
WSJ learned about hiding Flynn contacts with Russian student Former adviser to the national security of the USA Michael Flynn was accused of concealing another contact from the Russian side. According to the WSJ, Flynn spoke with the Russian student, who studied the history of intelligence, and not reported it. Former national security Advisor, Michael Flynn did not notify the Pentagon that talked with a student who has dual (Russian-British) citizenship, security conference in the UK in 2014, where he held the post of Director of the Intelligence Department of the Ministry of defense of the United States. About this newspaper The Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the situation. According to interlocutors of the newspaper, we are talking about the Cambridge seminar on exploration (Cambridge Intelligence Seminar), held in February 2014 and attended by former intelligence officers. There, according to the newspaper, Flynn talked with Svetlana lokhova from,
Kim Jong-UN North Korea testing a powerful new rocket engine at the military base, Tanchan. On Sunday, March 19, Reuters reports, citing local media. This was attended by DPRK leader Kim Jong-UN. As noted, we are talking about the engine for long-range missiles. The North Korean leader called successfully tested the “new birth” of the rocket industry of the country. According to him, North Korea is close to a test launch of an Intercontinental ballistic missile. Kim Jong UN added that “the whole world will soon witness a significant event”. On 6 March, the DPRK launched in Japan four ballistic missiles, medium-range, three of them fell within the Japanese exclusive economic zone. Pyongyang said that the purpose of the trials was to test attacks on us bases in Japan. The President of the United States Donald trump criticized the behavior of the authorities of the DPRK, and the Secretary of
Michael Flynn A former adviser to the President of the United States Donald trump on national security Michael Flynn hid from the Pentagon that the meeting with the student, with the Russian-British citizenship, in the UK in 2014. On Saturday, March 18, the newspaper the Wall Street Journal. We are talking about Svetlana lokhova from, which studied the history of the Russian secret services and worked for some time at a branch of Sberbank in London, reports TASS. Flynn met her at the seminar on security issues in February 2014. At that time he held the position of Director of the Intelligence Department of the Ministry of defense (DIA). As noted, Flynn would inform the command about the meeting with the representative “be unfriendly to the United States, as Russia”. Representative Flynn Price Floyd confirmed the meeting, however, he noted that it was random and didn’t mean anything wrong. Each
In the administration of the President of Russia is not developed scenarios for the integration of Donbas into the Russian Federation. On Friday, March 17, said the Kremlin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, reports the correspondent of”.ru”. “You know that there are different discussions in public opinion you know mood, which had repeatedly voiced by representatives of Donbass on this matter, but any written scripts no. That is why it is disturbing to see the country (Ukraine — approx. “Of the tape.ru”) consciously rejects huge region,” he explained. Official Kremlin spokesman also stressed that the hypothetical reasoning on this subject is irrelevant. “Russia has been and remains interested in the fact that its borders there was a single, predictable, and prosperous Ukraine”, — said Peskov, adding that “unfortunately, this country is far.” On 15 March the Council of national security and defense of Ukraine confirmed complete cessation of transport links with the