In Spain thousands of people demanded to ban bullfighting MADRID, may 13 — RIA Novosti. Several thousand people came out Saturday evening for a protest March in Madrid, demanding a ban to bullfighting in the country. According to the organizers, the rally was attended by 18 thousand people, the authorities put the number much lower — three thousand. Just to share, which was held under the slogan “Fighting with bulls — this violence, can you stop him”, was joined by 17 different organizations for the protection of animals, as well as numerous social and political organizations, associations, platforms, including the party United left, Podemos, Equo. “Release the bulls!”, “Torture is not culture!” chanted the demonstrators, who marched through the main streets of Madrid, the Puerta del Sol. The participants also demanded to exclude any “performance” associated with the bulls, from the lists of cultural heritage, and to cease to provide
Photo: RIA Novosti Russia leaves US the choice of work for the development of bilateral relations, as well as the pace of normalization of relations. This was stated on Thursday to journalists by the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov. “Given the fact that now the new administration, we leave it to the discretion of Donald trump and his employees the question, in what forms it is more convenient to develop relations with the Russian Federation,” he said. “Donald trump yesterday at a meeting in the White house reaffirmed its desire to normalize relations, we will be ready to act to the extent and as quickly as it will be convenient for the administration, which still forms the team, including foreign policy”, – said the Minister.
Photo: RIA Novosti The US President Donald trump once again denied the existence of any collusion between him, his campaign staff and the Russian authorities. He stated this in an interview with NBC News. “There is no conspiracy between me, my campaign staff and Russian. In addition, the Russians did not affect the voting results. And all, apparently, think so,” said the American leader. The reporter reminded Trump that the United States is still under investigation for the possible connection of his staff with Russia. This trump stated that “so many investigations” that he was not aware of, conducts it to the FBI, the Senate or Congress. Earlier, the US President wrote on Twitter that “Russia must be laughing” looking at political conflict in the United States.
Photo: © AP Photo / Evan Vucci The US President Donald trump said that he has no business interests in Russia. “I have no investment in Russia, nothing at all. I have no ownership in Russia. Many people think that I have an office building in Moscow. I have no ownership in Russia”, — said trump in an interview with NBC. According to the American leader, he was sent to Senator Lindsey Graham email evidence on this issue. Trump fired on Tuesday, FBI Director James Comey, who led the investigation into his alleged “relations with Russia.” The dismissal of the Komi Republic upheld the attorney General — the head of the Ministry of justice Jeff sessions and his first Deputy Rod Rosenstein, only recently approved by an overwhelming majority in the Senate. Komi was investigating trump on the subject of alleged “ties with Russia”, which deny as the White house
Georgia and China have signed a free trade agreement The corresponding agreement was signed by the Minister of economy and sustainable development of Georgia Giorgi Gakharia and Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan in Beijing. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the press service of the Ministry of economy of Georgia. According to the Agency, Georgia became the first country in the region with which China signed a free trade agreement. Thus, the country was opened for Georgian goods, the largest market in the world, covering 1.4 billion consumers. According to the document, 95% of Georgian products and services will be exported to the Chinese market without customs duties, with a zero tariff.
Media reported about the accompaniment of the Russian submarine a US cruiser Missile submarine of the Russian Navy “Krasnodar” went to the Mediterranean sea under escort of the American missile cruisers of the “Ticonderoga”. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the British sites. According to the Agency, under the “close supervision” of the Russian submarine on the surface passed the Cape of Europe, located in the South of the Peninsula of Gibraltar. Earlier, on may 8, the British ship Somerset was accompanied by Russian submarine “Krasnodar” during its passage through the English channel. As the commander of the Somerset Tim berry, patrolling sea in UK waters and beyond — “one of the key tasks of the Royal Navy”. In addition, the commander called the support of foreign ships, including the submarine “Krasnodar”, scheduled event aimed at the protection of great Britain. As reported by The Telegraph, Navy UK regularly
The site of the explosion of the car of the OSCE The people’s militia self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR) said about having access to SMS correspondence, which deals with undermining the car of the OSCE on April 23. On Saturday, may 13, according to news Agency “new Russia” referring to the official representative of the defense Ministry of the Republic of Lieutenant Colonel Andrey Marochko. “Yesterday, when analyzing intercepted by the patriots from the servers of the Ukrainian operators, materials and text-messaging, our employees have been identified reports of the bombing of the car of the OSCE mission on April 23 at the territory of the Lugansk national Republic”, — quotes Agency the words Marochko. According to him, intercepted messages confirmed by joint actions of the Ukrainian special forces and the SBU to conceal evidence of their involvement in the explosion. According to the Agency, intercepted correspondence, you specify the
Petro Poroshenko President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has cancelled a visit to the final of the contest “Eurovision-2017” held in International exhibition center in Kiev, due to the death of civilians in Avdiivka. The head of state wrote in his account in Facebook. “We planned together with Marina (wife of Poroshenko — approx. “Of the tape.ru”) to attend the final of the competition and invited our warriors and people with disabilities to support Ukraine together. However, due to the shelling and death of civilians, I decided to cancel the stay at the “Eurovision” final”, — is spoken in the message on the website of the President of Ukraine. On may 13 head of Donetsk military-civil administration (the representative of the Ukrainian authorities on the Kiev-controlled part of the region) Pavel Zhebrivsky on his page in Facebook reported that the shelling of the private sector of the city of Avdeevka (controlled
The Airbus A321 aircraft “Ural airlines”, EN route from Yekaterinburg to Antalya (Turkey) was forced after takeoff, return to airport of departure from-for hits of birds in the engine. About this “Interfax” reported the press service of the airline. As a result, the flight was postponed for more than nine hours. According to the online scoreboard Koltsovo airport, the flight was scheduled for 02:00 GMT, but postponed to 11:20 GMT. In March, the aircraft “Belavia” airlines flying to St Petersburg, was forced to land in Minsk airport immediately after takeoff due to a collision with a flock of birds. As a result of incident nobody has suffered. The plane was replaced and shipped to the destination airport. In November 2016, the airliner Azur Air departing from Moscow to the Dominican Republic, returned to the airport of Domodedovo from-for got in the engine while the aircraft is climbing birds. Passengers were
Mikhail Kasyanov The Chairman of the “people’s freedom Party” (PARNAS) Mikhail Kasyanov does not plan to participate in the elections of the President of Russia in 2018. On Saturday, may 13, reported on the website of the party. During the meeting of the Federal political Council Kasyanov said that “he has no desire to participate in the presidential race,” reads the press release. Indicates that the PARNAS determined the format of participation in presidential elections no later than October 2017. Subject to the support or nomination of a candidate for the presidency will be the adoption of the political agenda of the party, said the press service of PARNASSUS. Election of the President of Russia will be held in March 2018. About his intention to run for the post of head of state has said, in particular, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the founder of the party “Yabloko” Grigory Yavlinsky and Alexei Navalny.