Photo: RIA Novosti Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that President Vladimir Putin has reviewed the letter in support of Director Kirill Serebrennikov, which gave him artistic Director of the Theatre of Nations Yevgeny Mironov. About it reports TASS. “Yes, acquainted,” said Sands. However, a Kremlin spokesman said that while he could not comment on the President’s views on this issue. “The reaction (of the President to the letter) I have nothing to say”, – said Peskov. Earlier, Mironov said that at the awards ceremony in the Kremlin managed to pass a letter to Putin in support of the artistic Director of “Gogol-center”. According to him, workers of culture and art, asked the Russian leader “to draw attention to this case” and “to give instructions to the relevant authorities to investigate objectively, fairly and without extraordinary measures.” Earlier in “Gogol-center” and the home government were searched.
Photo: RIA Novosti The information about possible visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Gulf countries, particularly Kuwait and Saudi Arabia, does not correspond to reality, said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. On the possibility of such a visit previously reported by some media. “No, that’s not true,” — said Peskov told reporters, answering a question about the possibility of Putin’s visit to the Gulf countries next week, in particular in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
Photo: RIA Novosti Renovation of housing in Moscow is not a program or initiative of the presidential administration, the publication of distancing the Kremlin from the program correctly, said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. “What does it mean to distance themselves? This is not a Kremlin program, not a project of the presidential administration, and it is not the initiative of the President and not the President’s bill. Thus, the very wording is not correct or is not correct,” — he said, commenting on the journalists ‘ question about whether the Kremlin has decided to distance himself from the renovation program in Moscow. While Peskov did not comment on what the Kremlin’s position on the renovation programme, noting that “when the mayor has proposed this initiative, he had a meeting with the President, and the President just gave an assessment of this program.” In early
Media: trump told the new environment on intention to leave Paris agreement MOSCOW, may 28 — RIA Novosti. The President of the United States, Donald trump told a circle of trusted people about your intention to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, reports the website news Axios, citing informed sources. According to him, among these trusted individuals — the head of the Agency for environmental protection Scott Pruitt. G7 leaders at the summit in Taormina has tried, among other things, to achieve unity in the fight against climate change, however, in the final Declaration were forced to admit defeat for the US position, which had not joined the consensus on the Paris agreement. Trump wrote on Twitter, that will make the decision on climate change next week. Trump earlier critical remarks about the document, believing that it is not in the national interest of the country. To date the US
China expressed dissatisfaction with the statement of the leaders of the G7 on the surrounding seas BEIJING, may 28 — RIA Novosti, Zhanna Manukyan. China expresses its strong dissatisfaction with the final statement of the G7 summit on the situation in the East China and South China seas, said the official representative of the foreign Ministry of China, Lu Kang. The leaders of the G7 adopted the outcome ended in Italy summit said they remain concerned about the situation in the East China and South China seas and strongly oppose any unilateral actions that can escalate tensions. They also reaffirmed their commitment to resolving the Maritime territorial disputes through dialogue and law, including arbitration. “We drew attention to this situation. We Express our strong protest in connection with the final Declaration of the G7 summit, which discusses the issue of the East China and South China seas under the pretext
Adviser to trump: the secret channels of communication — a common practice Information about attempts to establish a secret channel of communication between Moscow and Washington is not a cause for concern, said assistant to the President for national security Herbert McMaster. He added that the US has a special communication channels with many countries. McMaster said that “felt would be a concern,” if someone from the administration wanted to establish a line of communication with Russia. So trump’s assistant for national security commented on media reports that the son-in-law and Advisor to Donald trump Jared Kushner was planned to create a secure channel of communication with Moscow in December 2016, using the diplomatic communications of the Russian Embassy in the United States. Supposedly about that Kushner tried to negotiate with Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak. “We have channels of communication with a number of countries. In General, these channels allow
Photo: TASS The state Duma adopted in the third final reading the law, which introduces a new type of Russian visa for a foreigner or a person without citizenship of the permission to temporary residence. The law supplements the list of ordinary visas to enter Russia a new visa — on entry to Russia to obtain permission for temporary residence. As reports RIA Novosti, a new type of visa will be issued to a foreigner or a stateless person for a period up to four months in the presence of the decision of territorial body of the Ministry of internal Affairs on the issuance of a permit for temporary residence in the country. The visa is issued by the territorial body of the MIA of Russia simultaneously with the temporary residence permit in Russia and for the duration of this permission. Earlier, the state Duma adopted a law on deprivation
Photo: RIA Novosti MOSCOW, may 26 — RIA Novosti. The leading position of Russia in the export of wheat in the world is primarily a question of prestige, however, remains the main yield of grain producers, said in an interview with RIA Novosti first Deputy Minister of agriculture of Russia Dzhambulat Hatuov. “It’s a matter of status and prestige in the world markets, but the important thing is to maintain profitability of agricultural producers, as it allows to provide the expanded grain production,” said house. According to him, currently the Ministry of agriculture predicts that exports of Russian grain in 2016-2017 agricultural year (from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017) will be 34-35 million tons, including 27 million tons of wheat. Last season, the Russian export volume of wheat of slightly over 25 million tons has become a world leader, and according to the Ministry in may this record
Trump plans to create a headquarters for the fight against information leaks, media reported WASHINGTON, may 28 — RIA Novosti, Dmitry Zlatarev. The President of the United States, Donald trump intends on returning to Washington from the first international tour to create a special staff for countering information leaks from the White house, including alleged relations with Russia, said Saturday on the website of the Washington Post. Citing “several advisers and supporters of trump”, the publication notes that “the White house is planning a much more aggressive fight occurs and then the revelations about contacts trump’s advisers, including his brother-in-law Jared Kushner, with Russia.” According to the newspaper, known for its critical approach to the current administration, creating such a special staff, “trump and his advisors seek to curb a widening crisis that threatens his presidency.” According to her statements, it is assumed that now trump will often travel around
Photo: RIA Novosti The state Duma did not consider the bill, which allows you to inform citizens about the necessity to perform military duty, including via e-mail since it was introduced in violation of the Constitution and regulations of the lower house of Parliament. It follows from the materials presented in the Duma electronic database. The authors of the initiative in early may by the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Viktor Ozerov and other senators. “Because military registration and enlistment offices are the territorial bodies of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, the implementation of the proposed bill provisions, in our opinion, will lead to the necessity of performing a number of organizational and technical measures carried out including through the procurement of goods, works and services for state needs, the cost of which will be covered at the expense of the Federal