Mironov was going for the presidency

Photo: TASS The leader “Fair Russia” Sergei Mironov said he was ready to fight for the Russian presidency in the elections of 2018. About it reports TASS. “We have many worthy candidates. If the Congress will trust me, I’m ready,” – said Mironov. However, he noted that “Fair Russia” in any case, will nominate a candidate from the party to the vote. Who exactly would that be, will decide in the fall. According to Mironov, “Fair Russia” “is the most unexpected options,” candidates among women and “younger personnel reserve”. “The party feels the potential — If Congress at the time to determine what (need) to go to the presidential elections to influence the political agenda,” – said Mironov. About his desire to fight for the presidency previously stated the leader of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the founder of the Fund of struggle against corruption Alexei Navalny and businessman Sergei Polonsky. Earlier

Press conference of Sergei Lavrov and Federica Mogherini. Video

Federica Mogherini and Lavrov © Alexander Shcherbak/TASS The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and the EU high representative for foreign Affairs and security policy Federica Mogherini hold a press conference after talks in Moscow. Mogherini arrived in the Russian capital on a working visit at the invitation of the head of the Russian foreign Ministry. During their meeting they discussed key aspects of bilateral relations and topical issues of the international agenda. Earlier, the Russian foreign Ministry said that Moscow hopes for a substantive discussion on ways to restore cooperation with the EU.

Le Pen withdrew from the leadership of his party during the election

Le Pen withdrew from the leadership of his party during the election The candidate for President of France, leader of the far-right party “national front” marine Le Pen said that moving away from party Affairs in order to concentrate on the election campaign before the second round elections in France. The leader of the French far-right party “national front” marine Le Pen has decided to temporarily postpone its activities to focus fully on the presidential campaign before the second round elections in France, where she will face with the head of the party “Forward,” Emmanuel Macron over the presidency. She declared it on air of TV channel France 2. “For starters, let me be clear: we are approaching a decisive moment. I have always believed that the President should not only be the President of the Republic, but of all Frenchmen, and should unite them. It is a deep conviction

The U.S. planned reduction in financial assistance to Ukraine by 70%

The U.S. planned reduction in financial assistance to Ukraine by 70% Moscow. April 24. INTERFAX.RU — Released in March by the US administration, the budget plan 2018 provides for the reduction of international aid to Ukraine by 68.8%, said on Monday the Voice of America. Released in March by the US administration, the budget plan envisages a reduction of one-third of aid to countries on the path of development, however the details then were not filed. According to 15-strychnia the budget document of the state Department obtained Foreign Policy, the restructuring involves a transfusion of money from the program development aid program, which is closely connected with the purposes of national security. The document is designated as “unclassified, but sensitive”. “As for Ukraine… aid for 2018 preliminary budget plan would have to be more than $ 570 million, however, the new draft envisages the reduction in funding to $ 177

Actor Kirill Safonov was denied entry to Ukraine

Actor Kirill Safonov was denied entry to Ukraine Russian theatre and cinema actor Kirill Safonov was denied entry to Ukraine. He said this on his page in Facebook, reports “RIA Novosti”. “I was denied entry to Ukraine. Sorry, I love this country. Well, so it should be”. — said the actor. For some reason Safonov denied entry, he said. On the eve of April 23, Ukraine did not let the singer lolita Milyavskaya the. That it was removed from going to Kiev trains, she said in his Instagram. The singer said that the entrance to Ukraine it is closed “for visiting Kerch in the 15th year.” The adviser to the interior Minister of Ukraine Anton Gerashchenko confirmed that the Palladium was taken off the train. He said that “illegal entry [the Palladium] for a tour in the Crimea” was recorded and published by the volunteers of the project “the Peacemaker.”

The UN has allowed Saudi Arabia to protect women’s rights

The United Nations elected Saudi Arabia to the Commission on the rights of women. About it reports The Independent. Now the representative of the Kingdom among his colleagues from 45 States to engage in “promotion of women’s rights, a fixation of objective facts about their lives around the world and defining the global standards of gender equality and expansion of women’s opportunities.” On 14 March it became known that in the Kingdom started a private Board for women’s rights — while at the ceremony marking the beginning of operation of the Association, the women themselves were not — they had contact with the men via a video link. Saudi Arabia has a program to increase the number of women in the labour market — are now working only 22% of them, while in 2030 it is planned to employ a third of the total.

Fifty bandits committed the biggest robbery in the history of Paraguay

In Ciudad del este greatest robbery in the history of Paraguay. On Monday, April 24, according to Bloomberg. According to him, the criminal group, consisting of about 50 people, on April 24 attacked the collection service. The bandits were well armed. They killed one guard and wounded another, but to get into the facility, blew up the walls of buildings. Leaving the scene of a robbery, they set fire to the lot parked near his car to block the path of police officers. Local media reported that the extraction of robbers became money bags, which contained a total of about $ 40 million. Official confirmation of this information. The attackers fled to neighboring Brazil. Currently, the operation of search and detention involved in it and the Brazilian police.

Obama spoke publicly for the first time after leaving from a post of the President of the United States

Barack Obama Barack Obama Monday, April 24, first performed in public after leaving the post of President of the United States. On Tuesday, April 25, RIA Novosti reported. In his speech to the youth at the University of Chicago, he said that he was going to work with the younger generation. “The main and most important thing I can do is to help prepare a new generation of leaders, so they can take over in this changing world”, — quotes Agency the words of Obama. He stressed that he plans to work in the areas of judicial reform and the funding policy. “That’s what prevents us to face the challenges and to make progress in politics and public life,” he said. It is also noted that in his speech the 44th U.S. President never referred to the current occupant of the White house of Donald trump. In late March it

Kosachev has identified three threats to the modern world

Konstantin Kosachev For the modern world currently there are three threats or three ideological fundamentalism: Islamic, personified by ISIL (ISIS, is prohibited in Russia), psevdokommunisticheskie in the face of North Korea and the liberal globalizatsii coming from a certain part of the elite of the West. This opinion was expressed by Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev, reports the newspaper “Izvestia”. To real threats, according to the Senator, and in the twentieth century, must be attributed not the phenomenon, and ideology. “Such, which are based on aggressive fundamentalist version, claiming to possess absolute and “correct” the truth,” he said. “Of course, they are uneven in scope and ideological roots, but they have much in common: each resorts to blackmail, to threats and use of force, visual and media effects based on zombie activists ready for the idea at all,” — said Kosachev. According to the

Russians named the main achievements of Putin

Vladimir Putin The majority of Russians belong to President Vladimir Putin positively and trust him. This is evidenced by the data of the survey “Levada-Center”, published on the organization’s website on Monday, April 24. According to the study, 32 percent of people in the country feel to the head of state sympathy, every tenth Russian (10%) — the rapture. Another 17% belong to Putin neutral, indifferent and 27 percent “can’t say anything bad about him”. About his negative attitude was reported by 4 percent, 6 percent cautiously. Almost three quarters (72 percent) of Russians said his confidence in the President. Do not trust the leader of the country, 19 percent, 9 percent found it difficult to answer this question. The main achievements of Putin during his tenure as head of state, the Russians called the operational effectiveness and reform of the armed forces (17 percent) and strengthening Russia’s international positions