Photo: RIA Novosti The prospects of the “Minsk-2” is not visible. This was stated by Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, speaking at the Military Academy of the General staff of the armed forces. “The prospect of a settlement, the implementation of the Minsk agreements until, frankly, are not visible, – said Lavrov. – First and foremost because of the lack of the Ukrainian leadership’s political will and realistic vision for the future of their country, due to its attempts to seek solutions to the problems of Ukraine not on the basis of pragmatic interests in the name of national harmony and prosperity, and at the behest of external donors, which is alien to the aspirations of the Russian, Ukrainians”.
Photo: RIA Novosti Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov called “extremely unfortunate” the decision of the SBU banned entry to Ukraine the singer Yulia Samoilova, RIA Novosti reported. He noted that the Kremlin considers this decision “completely unfair and unfortunate” and hoped that it would be revised. “Certainly, the decision of the Ukrainian side seriously devalues the upcoming competition. Probably, this is a blow to the prestige of “Eurovision”. We also believe this decision is extremely unfortunate and, actually, we would expect that decision to the competition will be reviewed and the Russian participant will be able to participate in this competition”, — said Peskov. Peskov said that the decision not to let Samoylova took Kiev, and not the organizers of “Eurovision-2017”. However, the situation anyway undermines the credibility of the competition. Wednesday, March 22, the security Service of Ukraine has banned the singer Samoilova, participant of
Photo: RIA Novosti Publications about the allegedly offered by Russia to influence the elections in Germany and France is absolutely fictional and clumsily written. This was stated by Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, speaking at the Military Academy of the General staff of the armed forces. “I attempt to read these publications (about alleged Russian intervention in the electoral processes in Germany and France – approx. TASS) EU countries, he said. – Completely fictitious, and most importantly, stupid, clumsily-written articles and reports about alleged our total impact on electoral processes”.
Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov © Valery sharifulin/TASS MOSCOW, March 24. /TASS/. Statements from Kiev about the alleged Russian trace in the murder of former state Duma Deputy, Denis Boronenkov shall not constitute a waiver of a full investigation. This was stated press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov. “I hope they (the statements) does not constitute a waiver of conducting serious investigative actions”, – said Peskov.
Vladimir Putin met with marine Le Pen in the Kremlin The Russian President promised that Russia will not influence the presidential elections in France. Moscow. March 24. INTERFAX.RU — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday met in the Kremlin with the candidate for the French presidency, marine Le Pen. “We attach great importance to our relations with France, while we try to maintain good relations with both representatives of the authorities and the opposition”, — said the head of state. He noted that France is now actively developing the campaign. We in any case do not want to influence events, but reserve the right to communicate with all representatives of all political forces of the country, as do our partners, for example, in Europe, in the United States.Mr Putinprime Russian Federation “Of course, it would be very interesting to exchange views with You on how to develop our bilateral relations
South Ossetia plans to hold a referendum on joining the Russian Federation in 2017 MOSCOW, 24 Mar — RIA Novosti. The referendum on accession of South Ossetia into the Russian Federation is likely to take place after the presidential elections in 2017, told reporters the speaker of the Parliament of the Republic Anatoly Bibilov. “The desire of the people of South Ossetia on joining Russia is not a secret. There is an agreement with the President of the Republic and the understanding that the referendum should be held after the elections in 2017”, — said Bibilov. He added that “in any case, the agreement between the President Tibilov and me is… without a doubt, we will consult with our Russian colleagues, because it directly concerns Russia, the Russian law allows us to do, but still depends on the international environment that there is today”.
Part of Regardie in the North Caucasus brought to combat readiness ROSTOV-ON-DON, 24 Mar — news, Ivan Kapustin. All military units of Regardie in the North Caucasus put on alert after militants attacked a military camp in Chechnya, told reporters Deputy commander of the North Caucasian district of National guard troops of the Russian Federation the General-the major Nikolay Doronin. Six soldiers of Regardie were killed and another three wounded when guerrillas attacked a military unit in Chechnya. The national antiterrorist Committee reported that six terrorists attacked the military unit object of Regardie stationed near the village of Naurskaya, Chechnya. The terrorists were killed. “All military units that are stationed in the North Caucasus, the embattled, events are held in conjunction with the FSB, interior Ministry, aimed at preventing this, enhanced intelligence,” explained Tolonen at a press conference devoted to the first results and key areas of the North Caucasus
Jean-Claude Juncker As a result of Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, London will have to pay about 50 billion pounds. The amount said the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker in an interview with BBC News. However, he noted that the exact amount will be determined by the financiers. Juncker stressed that the British government will not be able to refuse payment. “The British government and Parliament as a member of the EU has assumed certain obligations, and they must be done,” said Juncker, adding that it is “neither punishment nor sanctions against the UK.” He also said that the fate of four and a half million EU citizens living in the United Kingdom and British subjects residing in the EU may not be negotiable. “We are not talking about negotiations. We are talking about human dignity,” — said the President of the European Commission. In late February,
A suicide bomber blew up near a police post in front of the entrance to the international airport of the capital of Bangladesh — Dhaka. On Friday, March 24, reports bdnews24.com. The victim in the attack was himself a young man. Currently, the police establish his identity. The attack occurred at 19:00 local time (16:00 GMT). A week ago, a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device at a police base near the airport of Dhaka. The assailant tried to enter the territory, but the bomb exploded prematurely. In the attack, two officers were injured. The police eliminated the attacker. The responsibility for the incident was assumed by the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia).
The state Duma adopted in the third final reading the presidential law allowing municipal officials to manage political parties and non-profit community organizations. This was reported by “Parlamentskaya Gazeta” on Friday, March 24. “This is a landmark moment, we resolve a long-standing dispute. Giving civil servants the right to participate in the activities of NGOs and political parties, we are laying a strong Foundation of trust between state and society,” — said during the meeting, state Duma Deputy Anatoly Vyborny. In addition to the removal of the ban on office parties, the presidential package of amendments includes a number of other changes. In particular, the obligation to report annually on the income will be distributed to the municipal level. In case of violations, the decision to dismiss the official can be made at the initiative of the Governor. The same law obliges the University of the FSB to submit a