The decision of the EU Council to expand sanctions against Russia, is deeply regrettable, said in comments of the Department of information and press of the Russian foreign Ministry. The foreign Ministry stressed that Moscow views this step as unfriendly and unreasonable. “It seems that the German colleagues have adopted the practice of broad interpretation of the sanctions restrictions, which directly contradicts international law and the principles of international relations as a whole”, — said the Minister. Also the commentary notes that Russia “remains interested in development of economic cooperation” with Germany and the EU, despite the restrictions. However, as stated in the Ministry of foreign Affairs, Moscow reserves the right to retaliate. On 4 August, the EU extended the restrictions against Russia because of the scandal around the German concern Siemens. Brussels added three Russians and three companies involved in the delivery of gas turbines in the Crimea, in
Photo: RIA Novosti Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the Governor of the Amur region Alexander Kozlov to study treatment, which approached citizens in the direct line, and called crime violations reported by residents. “I want to transfer documents: the appeal of citizens in the direct line. The traditional – state of the road network, the level of salaries,” — said Putin at a meeting with the head of the region. The President focused on issues in healthcare. He stressed that it is impossible to optimize the network of health facilities to close them in small towns, depriving people of access to medical care. In addition, he identified a problem with the provision of medical care. “It’s not just you, it seems, for the country as a whole happens. Professionals need to sign up for a month, no coupons, and to pass the tests in three months. For the money –
Photo: Dmitry Dukhanin / Kommersant The speaker of the state Duma, member of the Supreme Council of “United Russia” Vyacheslav Volodin considered unsuitable for a Communist not to know the sayings of Joseph Stalin. His words leads TASS on Thursday, July 3. Participant of all-Russian youth forum “Territory meanings-on-Klyaz’ma”, the representative of the Communist party in conversation with the MP spoke about the results of United Russia in the Duma elections in the Saratov region, from which he was elected Volodin. During conversation the Chairman of the lower house of Parliament asked the Communist, who owns the saying: “One man can make a mistake, and the party can not be wrong”. He could not answer. “When you represent the political party, which not only honors that person, and thanks to him, including getting plenty of votes… That said Joseph Stalin,” — said the speaker of the state Duma. 29 may
Manufacturer of marijuana bought city in California The company American Green, which is engaged in a legal farming of marijuana, bought a small town in California. The company plans to turn the city into a resort, associated with marijuana use. City Nipton is a three hour drive from Los Angeles and an hour from Las Vegas. The city was founded in 1905 and has long been a successful mining settlement, but then was empty. In the 1980s geologist Gerald Freeman purchased the town for 200 thousand dollars, and dwelt therein. By 2010 he established in the buildings of the settlement solar panels to make Nipton completely independent from traditional energy sources. American Green paid the city about $ 5 million and plans to spend another 2.5 million on its development. Purchase includes a store, a hotel, a school building and mineral springs. First American Green plans to start production of
Dog and cat handed over to the bailiffs at his master’s debtor Bailiffs Baganskiy district of Novosibirsk region was twice detained by the debtor with the help of his cats and dogs. The first time he passed a dog named Boatswain, and the second time the cat. Man, the amount of debt which is about 400 thousand rubles, could face up to years imprisonment. About it reports a press-service of regional management FSSP. The man 1980 year of birth owe about 400 thousand rubles in the form of child support. He lived in a private house with a woman who was unemployed, his Bank accounts had no money. The first time the bailiffs came to him in January of 2017. He hid in the bath, but his dog named Boatswain began to “show activity” near her door, and employees UFSSP found the debtor. The court sentenced him to 80 hours
Giant Seagull ripped a weather forecast on canadian TV MOSCOW, 4 Aug — RIA Novosti. Giant Seagull ripped a weather forecast on canadian TV, writes the Huffington Post. A bird suddenly appeared during the live broadcast on the background of the panoramic view of Vancouver and almost “crowded out” leading out of the frame. During the download an error has occurred. At first she tried to ignore the emergence of gulls, but then laughed. “It’s very distracting”, she said.
Vladimir Putin Russian President Vladimir Putin before a working trip in the Amur region for almost two days spent in Tuva. The details of the rest of the head of state in Siberia, his press Secretary Dmitry Peskov revealed on Friday, August 4, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”. According to the representative of the Kremlin, Putin has visited remote taiga, ride a bike, despite the cold temperatures took a dip in the lake. “The water in the lake is not heated above 17 degrees, but this has not prevented the President to swim,” said he. The President also went on a fishing trip, this time underwater, said Peskov. The mask Putin has installed the GoPro camera, the entry with which a press-service of the Kremlin will publish later. “Was chasing one pike two hours, not able to shoot, but in the end succeeded,” — said the press Secretary of the President. Vladimir
Donald Trump Moscow shares the view of the American President Donald trump, who said that relations between Russia and the United States are “extremely low.” This was announced by the representative of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov. His words on Friday, August 4, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”. “We fully share this opinion”, — said the press Secretary of the Russian President. He stressed that the danger may lie in the lack of interaction and cooperation in matters vital “for our two countries and peoples.” Trump believes that the deterioration of relations with Russia is the U.S. Congress. The corresponding entry of the American leader did on his Twitter page on August 3. “The Congress say thank you — these are the same people that we were even a normal health insurance can not do”, — he wrote. The day before trump has signed the law on new anti-sanctions, which had previously adopted
The head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov has imposed a state of emergency in the Yakut village of peace because of the accident at the mine diamond mining company “ALROSA”, reports TASS. “All services are switching to clock mode”, — said Puchkov. According to the Agency, appeared on the surface 142 miners, nine more remain at the bottom. On Friday afternoon, August 4, the flooded mine is 270 thousand cubic meters of groundwater. The alleged reason for the flooding of the Yakut mine could be a manufacturing fault in the storage tank water. ALROSA is a company engaged in diamond mining. The share of this holding accounts for about a quarter of this market globally.
The ALROSA mine is flooded All 142 people brought to the surface. In Yakutia flooded mine “Peace” ALROSA. Friday morning, the water from the quarry broke into an underground mine, where 142 people. Was introduced emergency mode in the rescue work from flooded mines on the surface delivered to the entire set of changes. On the spot emergency situations continue rescue work. Today at 10:30 Moscow time on mine “Peace” ALROSA accident. Water from the quarry “Mir” broke in the same underground mine, which at that time was 142. Was introduced an emergency plan, rescue work had begun. It was initially reported 151 man, but nine people were involved in the preparatory work in the mine did not go down.