Photo: The press service of the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia The Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill spoke out against the enrichment of a small number of people in conditions of modern globalization, called for joint efforts to fight poverty in the world and to educate people. In Danilov residence of the Patriarch on Thursday held an audience of heads of diplomatic missions of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean in the Russian Federation. “It is clear that contemporary globalization strengthens the position of super-rich people, in whose hands are concentrated the enormous material resources, and therefore — and a lot of power, not controlled by any governments or Nations. And then the question arises: what is democracy, if the real power is not under the control of the people, and not even under government control,” — said the Patriarch. According to him, the actions
Photo: RIA Novosti Vladimir Putin said that Russia and the United States face the same global challenges, the solution of which the leadership of both countries need to work together. With such statement the Russian President made during an interview with Director Oliver stone. Video published on the YouTube channel of the American TV channel Showtime “Now we have a common threat from international terrorism, poverty, environmental degradation, which threatens all of humanity. In the end, we have accumulated so many nuclear weapons that it has also become a threat to the world. We have work to do,” said Putin. Putin added that Russia supported the struggle of the American people for independence from great Britain, the countries together defeated fascism and were allies in the First world war. In another passage of the interview the Russian President said that US policy has not changed, despite the change of presidents.
Photo: RIA Novosti Speaker of the house Sarah Sanders has called the sanctions “the best tool” in order to force Russia to fulfill the alleged “obligations” to Ukraine. At a briefing on Thursday, Sanders expressed the commitment of the administration of Donald trump existing sanctions against Russia, RIA “Novosti”. A White house spokesman promised to maintain discriminatory measures against Russia, “while Moscow does not fulfill completely their commitments to resolve the crisis in Ukraine.” Note that Russia does not have obligations for implementation of the Minsk agreements. But such commitments are clearly spelled out in the document, there are in Kiev, coordinating its policy with Washington. And the Ukrainian authorities for several years to sabotage the implementation of agreements.
Sergei Lavrov and Rex Tillerson © Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS MOSCOW, June 10. /TASS/. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov held on Saturday, telephone conversations with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson. The head of the Russian foreign Ministry called on us counterpart to take measures to prevent attacks on government forces in Syria, said the Russian depodesta.
In Washington, because the parasites descend on the pond at the Lincoln Memorial The pond near the Lincoln Memorial in Washington will be closed for a week in connection with the detection of parasites in it, killed may 20 and about 80 ducks. According to the Telegraph, officials are blaming a parasite carried by snails and began to empty the pond for cleaning. “We do not know the reason for the increase in the number of parasites, and probably won’t know,” said Michael Litterst, head of communications of the National Park. Ducks in a pond — one of the most spoiled in the country. Not only that, they live in the heart of American democracy, their well-fed visitors, cared for by Park staff. “People who come in contact with ducks can be infected with allergic dermatitis is a skin rash; it is not an infectious disease and rarely requires medical
Extra police and Regardie the contract to the place of the special operation in the Moscow suburb of Kratovo, where the man did the shooting. On Saturday, June 10, RIA Novosti reported. As noted , through the cordon drove military and police trucks. Also drove an armored car “Tiger” Regardie. The correspondent of Agency “Interfax” reports that the place of operation arrived in three armored car “tiger” and the transport of special forces. Reinforcements arrived in convoys of heavy trucks “Ural” went deeper into the village to the place of the operation, specifies an Agency. TASS reports that in a special operation on neutralization of men involved almost 200 fighters of Regardie and the Ministry of interior. The evening of 10 June, “Interfax” called the name of the Kratovo arrow. He was a former employee of the Ministry of emergency situations Igor Zenkov, fond also search for weapons during the
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Qatar, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani expressed his gratitude to Russia for help after the rupture of diplomatic relations with several Arab countries. It is reported by RIA Novosti. With such statement the head of the Qatari Ministry of foreign Affairs addressed the meeting with the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov. “I would like to thank the Russian companies that have offered their support in terms of coping with Qatar those illegal measures that were imposed on us. I really appreciate such cooperation between our two countries,” he said. In addition, al-Thani said he believes dialogue is the only right strategy to overcome the differences. Lavrov, in turn, said that Russia does not intend to interfere in the Affairs of other States, but is extremely concerned at the deterioration of relations between their partners. 5 June Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov held a telephone conversation with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson. On Saturday, June 10, reported on the official website of the Russian foreign Ministry. “On June 10 at American initiative was held a telephone conversation of Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary Rex Tillerson. The interlocutors exchanged views on the situation in Syria and confirmed their commitment to strengthening cooperation in order to end the conflict in that country. Sergey Lavrov expressed his categorical opposition to the U.S. strikes on Pro-government forces urged to take concrete measures to prevent such incidents in future”, — stated in the message. It is noted that the foreign Ministers agreed to use the existing channels to promote the Syrian settlement, including with the use of Astana and Geneva processes. Lavrov and Tillerson also agreed to continue their contacts on
Profile Committee of the state Duma recommended to reject the bill of the Deputy Vitaly Milonov, which included a ban on the use of social networks by children under 14 years. The decision taken on Friday, June 9, Interfax reports. The Chairman of the Committee on information policy, information technologies and communications Leonid Levin noted that the document caused a negative public outcry and sharp criticism both from experts and from the party Source (“United Russia”). “It is hoped that the author of the bill to postpone its re-making and will consult widely with the professional community, and then determine whether it needs such an initiative,” said Levin. The Committee noted that the Internet differs from the traditional sphere of interests of the Deputy. The government has submitted a bill to the state Duma in April. It also contains a clause that prohibits Russians from using social networks during working
Sergei Mitrokhin The leader of the Moscow branch of the party “Yabloko” Sergei Mitrokhin told RIA Novosti that he was released from OMVD on the Tver area where the policy was taken for participation in illegal protests against the renovation of the building of the state Duma. Mitrokhin called to court, where on June 29 will be considered the administrative case on violation of the rules of holding public events. “What I certainly do not agree, because no rules we didn’t break, a single picket does not require any notification,” — said the Agency interlocutor. Earlier it was reported that in addition to Mitrokhin, near the state Duma detained the head of a public reception of branch of the “Yabloko”, Moscow Anton Antonov-Ovseenko. The spontaneous rally of opponents of the renovation was attended by about 80 people. On Friday, June 9, the state Duma adopted the bill on the renovation