© Alexei Druzhinin/press-service of the Russian President/TASS ARKHANGELSK, March 30. /TASS/. Russia intends to actively develop the Arctic and to cooperate in this matter with other States. Stated, speaking at the plenary session of the forum “Arctic – territory of dialogue”, Russian President Vladimir Putin. Together with the Russian head of state in the plenary session was attended by his colleagues from Finland and Iceland. The President of Finland Sauli Niinisto proposed to convene to discuss issues of the region, the Arctic summit. Vladimir Putin has declared readiness to take part in it. At the forum on Thursday also discussed the environmental, health and business development. The development of reasonably Russia will not abandon the development of the Arctic. “Our plans for the development of this region of the world are completely justified,” – said President Putin, adding that “it is unlikely that it can change our priorities in this
Putin signed a decree on the spring conscription President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the spring conscription of citizens for military service. In accordance with the document, from 1 April to 15 July 2017 in the Russian Armed forces will be sent to 142 thousand people. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on conscription for military service 142 thousand. The document published on the official portal of legal information. The call for military service shall be citizens of Russia from 18 to 27 years, “not being in stock and eligible in accordance with the Federal law “On military duty and military service” military service”, the document says. The decree comes into force from March 30. Call entrusted to the government, the Executive authorities in the regions and enlistment commissions. In October — December 2016 in accordance with the decree of the President in the army were called to
The income of the former officials will check The Prosecutor General’s office proposed to confiscate illegally acquired property. Income current and former officials of the Prosecutor General’s office proposes to test for legitimacy. About this “Izvestia” said the Deputy head of the General Prosecutor’s office for supervision over execution of legislation on combating corruption, Valery Volkov. Today the law allows you to control expenses of officials only on condition of its location on the service… And then the Prosecutor has the right to address in court with the claim about collecting of property acquired on unconfirmed incomes.Valery Volkov Many officials, taking advantage of this gap in the legislation, quit and start living “large”, confident in their impunity. According to the proposed to the presidential administration the amendment, the state can come to the former official and request a report on the origin of property. If the civil servant cannot prove
Ivanka trump will be father’s assistant, but will not receive a salary WASHINGTON, March 30 — RIA Novosti, Alexei Bogdanovsky. The daughter of the President of the United States Donald trump Ivanka announced on Wednesday that it will become an official member of the team her father, but will not receive a salary. In a statement, Ivanka trump, which results in AP, says that she “heard the concerns of some people” regarding the fact that she was de facto adviser to the father, but did not occupy official positions. The white house, in turn, issued a statement in which it welcomed the decision by Ivanka trump. Earlier it was reported that Ivanka trump got the office in the administrative building of the White house and secret clearance. Initially, Ivanka trump said that he would not take official positions in the administration of his father. Ivanka’s husband Jared is already an
Photo: RIA Novosti The assertion that in the Crimea, human rights violations, in particular discrimination of the Crimean Tatars, are false. This was stated by Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in an interview with The National Interest. He noted that “people tend to forget facts, because they are brainwashed every day with such simple wording, like “Russia is the aggressor in Ukraine”, “annexation of Crimea” and so forth.” “Better to go there, instead of wasting time on unnecessary conversations. Those who come to the Crimea, you can see for yourself how people live there, that all the hysteria about human rights violations, discrimination of Crimean Tatars is a lie”, – said Lavrov.
© Anton novoderezhkin/TASS MOSCOW, March 30. /TASS/. Leaders media rating of Ministers of the Russian Federation in February 2017 were the Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov, defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov, according to a press release of the company “Medialogia”. Lavrov leads the ranking by a large margin (media index – 30125,5). Shoigu ranked second (12343,3), Silvanus closes the top three (5750,1). Fourth place – the Minister of economic development Maxim Oreshkin (4678,0).
© Vladimir Smirnov/TASS MOSCOW, March 30. /TASS/. The interior Ministry denies appeared in the media information about the merger of the state traffic Inspectorate with other departments. About TASS said the official representative of the Ministry Irina Wolf. “The Russian interior Ministry does not address the issue of Association of the traffic police and any other service Agency”, – she said. Thus, said the representative of the Ministry of interior, common in some media information about the Association of a number of police units does not correspond to reality. Informed the Internet-a resource “Fontanka.ru” reported about the possible disbanding of the police. According to the portal, in 2018, the state traffic Inspectorate will become part of the patrol. However, as explained TASS a source in law enforcement bodies, if the reform takes place, not before the end of the world Cup (July 2018). “Traffic police can be lowered to control
Media: a South Korean court issued a warrant for the arrest of ex-President Park Geun-Hye SEOUL, March 30. /Offset. TASS Stanislav Varivoda/. A South Korean court issued a warrant for the arrest of ex-President Park Geun-Hye. About it reports TV channel YTN. The Prosecutor’s office of the Republic of Korea has sent a request to the court on March 27. Thus, the court agreed with an extended consequence of the accusations against the former President. Chief among these is the bribery and abuse of power.
The U.S. Congress has called for the return of the DPRK to the list of sponsors of terrorism MOSCOW, March 30 — RIA Novosti. The Committee on foreign Affairs, house of representatives, U.S. Congress unanimously voted for the return of the DPRK to the list of state sponsors of terrorism. The Committee also advocated the strengthening of sanctions against North Korea and condemnation of the development of Intercontinental ballistic missiles. The Committee’s Chairman, Republican ed Royce said that “the measures proposed today will push the state Department to the decision on whether the DPRK to be re-entered in the list of state sponsors of terrorism. North Korea was included in the American list of countries that sponsor terrorism, in 1987, after the explosion of a South Korean plane, killing 115 people. It is believed that the explosion was carried out by intelligence agents of the DPRK. In 2008, the administration
Media: the head of the FBI would like in 2016 to tell you about the “Russian influence” on elections in the United States WASHINGTON, March 30 — RIA Novosti, Dmitry Zlatarev. FBI Director James Comey last summer, had intended to publish information on the so-called “Russian influence” on the coming, at that time, the US election, but has not received support from representatives of the administration, said Wednesday on its website, Newsweek magazine. Citing “two sources familiar with the situation,” the magazine writes that Komi came out with this proposal “in June or July” of last year at a meeting with members of the presidential team on national security. In particular, it was attended by Secretary of state John Kerry, and the Ministers of justice and internal security Loretta Lynch, and Jay Johnson. “He had a draft article, which he brought and said, “I’m ready to move on, what do