High-ranking officials of Saudi Arabia has been released after allegations of corruption Moscow. 27 Jan. INTERFAX.RU — Part of senior officials and members of the Royal family of Saudi Arabia were released after the payment of compensation, reported on Saturday, BBC News. Among those released, the head of the television network MBC Walid al-Ibrahim and the former head of the Royal court Khalid al-Tuwaijiri. It is known that for the release from custody had to pay large sums of money, but the specific numbers are not made public. Prisoners live at the Ritz Carlton in Riyadh. On this occasion it was closed and re-open to clients only on February 14. In November, more than two hundred princes, politicians and businessmen were arrested in cases related to corruption. Since that time, some of them have already been released for significant compensation, which has reached a billion dollars. The budget of Saudi
The Chairman of the Committee of the Federation Council international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev © Anton novoderezhkin/TASS TOKYO, January 27. /TASS./ Russia is not playing a double game and is not helping the DPRK to circumvent the sanctions of the UN Security Council, in particular not engaged in re-export of coal from the DPRK in third countries. On Saturday said in Tokyo, the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev. “I rule out such kind of action in the part, which is connected with a state policy of the Russian Federation. No double play is not by definition. All Russian departments at the level of the decree of the President the instructions for the scrupulous implementation of all resolutions of the UN Security Council,” – said Kosachev. At the same time, he pointed to the possibility that “individual entrepreneurs can look for loopholes”. “This could happen in
In Chechnya opened the ski resort “Veduchi» The resort will be able to attract young people from all over the North Caucasus, said the champion of Sverdlovsk region in ski slope style Andrew Poluyakhtov. GROZNY, January 26. /TASS./ On Friday in Chechnya has opened a ski resort “Veduchi”. Yet opened for tourists service center with rental, chairlift, with a length of 800 meters and a kilometer-long track for beginners, but for the next few years planned a lot of work. On the occasion, which was for the region the opening of the “Veduchi”, the expectations that are associated with it, and plans for the development of the resort — in a report by TASS. On Friday, the mountains of the Itum-Kale district of Chechnya, about 80 kilometers from Grozny was enveloped in a thick fog. He did not become a hindrance for dozens of visitors, athletes and journalists who came
MOE said about finding missing in the sea of Japan ship VLADIVOSTOK, January 27 — RIA Novosti. Search team examined over 10 thousand square kilometers in search of the missing in the sea of Japan, the ship “Vostok”, reports of EMERCOM of Russia for the Primorye territory. On the morning of 25 January, the fishing ship “Vostok” has ceased to go in Primorye, it triggered the distress beacon. According to the far Eastern transport Prosecutor’s office and the shipowner, on Board 20 people. According to the spascenter, on the site searching found two life jackets, two life rings, fishing buoy, household garbage and mooring Cove. Investigators opened a criminal case. The ship “East” goes under the Russian flag assigned to Nevelsk of the Sakhalin region. The owner of the vessel is OOO “DV-Fleet”. “In search of a fishing vessel surveyed more than 10 thousand square kilometers, the search continues… in
Media said, as China intends to create a state of the art army MOSCOW, 27 Jan — RIA Novosti. China took 120 professionals to work in a leading research Institute, to push the development of artificial intelligence and quantum technologies for application in the military sphere, writes the South China Morning Post, citing state media. It is reported that the people’s liberation army (PLA) has attracted professionals to work in the Chinese Academy of military Sciences. More than 95% of the researchers have scientific degrees and, in particular, spetsializiruyutsya quantum technologies and artificial intelligence. The publication notes that this measure is related to the intention of Beijing to become the military-technical superpower and catch up on the performance of the United States. This, in particular, is connected with the attempts of Chinese President XI Jinping to create cutting-edge army, which “would be able, if necessary, to repel any enemy.” At
Media: Ministry intercepts an encrypted message to the messengers The Agency uses the Trojan program that makes screen shots of the device and sends them to the server. BERLIN, January 26. /TASS./ The Federal office for criminal Affairs of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Germany uses for inspections Trojan is a program that allows you to bypass the encryption and intercept messages in popular instant messengers. The software takes snapshots of the device screen with the text of correspondence, and sends them to the server, said Friday on its website, the newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung. The publication does not significant details. The office has not yet commented on this publication. The legal basis for surveillance in the messenger in June of 2017 has created the German Parliament in the framework of the anti-terrorism package of laws. As later reported by the newspaper Welt am Sonntag, the development of special programs
Saakashvili planned opposition rally being under house arrest Moscow. 27 Jan. INTERFAX.RU — the party Leader “movement new forces,” the ex-President of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili announced about plans to conduct on 4 February of a new “March for impeachment,” which was last held in Kiev on 17 December last year. Saakashvili also said that completing “his film about the future of Ukraine, its new government system, the development of tourism, the economy, the exit from the crisis”. A politician is considering to organize in the apartment rented in Kiev, “something like a Studio”. As reported, on 26 January, the Kyiv court of Appeals has determined Saakashvili measure in the form of a night of house arrest from 22:00 to 7:00, which is valid until 5 Feb.
The Chairman of the Committee of the Federation Council international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev © Valery sharifulin/TASS MOSCOW, January 27. /TASS./ Sanctions policy of the USA acquired chaotic character, one goal: to contain Russia and to encourage a Europe that increasingly doubts the value of transatlantic solidarity. This opinion was expressed on Saturday by the head of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev. “The recent us sanctions printer is clearly mad and churning out appropriate solutions like a bee, rapidly lifting curve punitive statistics up. Behind the Ministry of Finance with the state Department, releasing into circulation new sanctions decisions, already perceived as sacred ritual and nothing more than,” Kosachev wrote on his page in Facebook.
Haley reacted to rumors of a love affair with trump The U.S. permanent representative to the UN, Nikki Haley said that the rumors about her love affair with President Donald trump a liar. It is reported by Politico. The author of the book “Fire and fury: inside the administration of Donald trump’s” Michael Wolff has recently hinted that the head of state is a relationship on the side. He did not mention the name, but pointed to the paragraph of his book, where it is named. Readers quickly find out that we are talking about Hayley. Wolf writes that she spent a lot of time alone with trump on Board his plane. “This is absolutely not true… I was on Board the presidential plane only once, and there were several people with me,” commented Haley. Politico emphasizes that during the presidential campaign, Haley is not too spoke positively about trump.
“Salyut-7” has received the award “Golden eagle” as best film of the year MOSCOW, January 26 — RIA Novosti. The best feature film of the year by the national film award “Golden eagle” was a picture of “Salyut-7” Klim shypenko. The ceremony of awarding the national movie awards held in the capital on Friday in hall 1 of the cinema concern “Mosfilm”. In the nomination “the Best film” this year was submitted films: “Arrhythmia” by Boris Khlebnikov, “Big” Valery Todorovsky, “the first Time,” Dmitry Kiselev, “Dislike” by Andrei Zvyagintsev. “Golden eagle” — national movie awards Russia. Established by the National Academy of motion picture arts and Sciences of Russia March 4, 2002. The President of Academy, Director Vladimir Naumov (“Run”, “Teheran-43”). The selection of the nominations performed by the expert Council. The prize is awarded on the results of the voting full members and corresponding members of the Academy. During