May 17, 2022

Three countries promised to help Finland and Sweden in the event of an attack on them

If Finland and Sweden are attacked on their territory before joining NATO, Iceland, Norway and Denmark will help them “by all means necessary” Norway, Denmark and Iceland said they would help Finland and Sweden if they become targets of aggression before joining NATO. The joint statement is posted on the Norwegian government website. “The security of Finland and Sweden is important to our security. Together […]

May 17, 2022

Russia will withdraw from the Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference

Volodin: The Council of the State Duma decided to withdraw from the Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference =”Russia will withdraw from the Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference” /> The Council of the State Duma has decided to withdraw Russia from the Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference (BSPC), Speaker of the Lower House of Parliament Vyacheslav Volodin said. “Today, at the Council of the Duma, a decision was made […]

May 17, 2022

The European Commission explained the scheme of paying for gas to Russia without violating sanctions

Payment for gas through Gazprombank will not be considered a violation of sanctions if European companies make a “clear statement” about the fulfillment of obligations after transferring funds to a foreign currency account The European Commission sent updated recommendations to member countries on paying for Russian gas, in who explained how to do it under sanctions. Bloomberg and Reuters reviewed the document. According to Reuters, […]

May 17, 2022

The EU failed to agree on the sixth package of sanctions against Russia

Earlier, the head of EU diplomacy warned that sanctions might not be agreed due to the position of some countries on the oil embargo from Russia. He also clarified that he does not know how long the alignment of the sixth package The foreign ministers of 27 EU countries failed to agree on the sixth package of sanctions against Russia. This was announced by the […]

May 17, 2022

The deputy minister who oversaw the auto industry at the Ministry of Industry and Trade resigned

Alexander Morozov has served as Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade since July 2015, his place will be taken by the head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Tatarstan Albert Karimov Alexander Morozov Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Alexander Morozov, who oversaw the auto industry, was relieved of his post, follows from the order of the government Russia. The […]

May 17, 2022

Erdogan ruled out the possibility of saying “yes” to Finland and Sweden in NATO

Erdogan: Turkey will not agree to approve the entry of Finland and Sweden into NATO Turkey's position on the entry of Sweden and Finland is connected with their lack of an “unambiguous position” towards the Kurds, whom Ankara considers terrorists. In these countries, in addition to them, members of the movement (FETO) live “Erdogan ruled out the possibility of saying yes to Finland and Sweden […]

May 17, 2022

Mishustin strips director Tuminas of government prize

Prime Minister Mishustin signed an order to cancel the award for director Tuminas Vakhtangov, where the latter wished “the bombing of Moscow” Remus Tuminas Former artistic director of the Theater. Vakhtangov Rimas Tuminas was deprived of the 2021 Russian Government Prize in the field of culture, according to the decree of Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin. ; says the document. A decree was also published, according […]

May 17, 2022

The Kremlin plans to create a children’s movement on the anniversary of the Pioneers

The authorities intend to create a new all-Russian movement of children and youth. The founders can be the Russian Movement of Schoolchildren, the Big Change project and regional youth movements The Kremlin, Rosmolodezh and the Ministry of Education are planning to create a new all-Russian movement of children and youth, two sources familiar with the discussion of the issue told RBC. Officially, the possibility of […]

May 17, 2022

UN Secretary General proposes to ease restrictions on potassium exports from Russia

António Guterres said that he is discussing this issue with Russia and Turkey, among other things. The condition for easing restrictions should be the passage of ships with grain from Ukraine =”UN Secretary General proposes to ease restrictions on potash exports from Russia” /> UN Secretary-General António Guterres has proposed easing restrictions on the export of Russian and Belarusian potash fertilizers in exchange for the […]

May 17, 2022

10 buses with Ukrainian military left Azovstal

According to the Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine, 274 people left the Azovstal plant, including 53 seriously wounded. They are expected to be returned to the territory controlled by Kyiv through an exchange * About a dozen buses with Ukrainian servicemen left the Azovstal metallurgical plant, Reuters reports citing an eyewitness. How many Ukrainian soldiers were taken out is unknown, indicates agency. According to […]

May 17, 2022

How will the entry of Sweden and Finland into NATO affect the situation in Ukraine?

Russia promises to respond to the official steps taken by Sweden and Finland to join NATO. However, Moscow does not intend to do this immediately, but after assessing the threats that have arisen as a result of almost doubling its borders with the alliance When Finland and Sweden join NATO Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson announced at a press conference on Monday, May 16, that […]

May 17, 2022

Zelensky said Ukraine needs soldiers from Azovstal alive

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said that the work to rescue the military from the Azovstal plant in Mariupol and their return to the territory controlled by Kyiv continues. “Thanks to the actions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, intelligence, as well as the negotiating group, the International Committee of the Red Cross and the UN, we hope that we will be able to save […]

May 17, 2022

The UN called a way to ensure the passage of ships with grain from Ukraine

UN Secretary General Guterres commented on this information. UN Secretary General António Guterres made a proposal to mitigate the export of potash fertilizers from Russia and Belarus, demanding in exchange for this the passage of ships with grain from the ports of Ukraine. Turkey and a number of others also take part in the negotiation process countries, since Ankara can take a direct part in […]

May 17, 2022

Polish Foreign Ministry asked the EC for financial assistance for Ukrainian refugees

According to Deputy Foreign Minister Marcin Przydacz, both the refugees themselves and the Poles who host them need additional support. According to the European border agency Frontex, more than 3 million Ukrainians arrived in the republic Poland is seeking additional funds from the European Commission to support Ukrainian refugees who arrived in the republic, said Deputy Foreign Minister Marcin Przydacz, his words are quoted by […]

May 17, 2022

Malian authorities report attempted coup

“A group of anti-progressive officers and non-commissioned officers” with the support of a “Western state” tried to carry out a coup in order to “undermine the revival of Mali,” said the government of Assimi Goita, who overthrew the previous government reports Jeune Afrique. An attempted mutiny was made on the night of May 11-12 by “a small group of anti-progressive officers and non-commissioned officers”; with […]

May 17, 2022

Secretary General urged to take into account Turkey’s concerns about Finland and Sweden in NATO

Jens Stoltenberg believes that countries should be together “at this historic moment” and that it will be possible to reach a consensus. Finland and Sweden decided to apply to NATO. Ankara refused to support the membership of these countries NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg urged to take into account Turkey's concerns about the membership of Finland and Sweden in the alliance. He tweeted about this. […]

May 17, 2022

The US Air Force reported on the successful testing of hypersonic weapons

A B-52 bomber fired a hypersonic missile off the coast of Southern California that reached five times the speed of sound, US military says The US Air Force has successfully tested hypersonic weapons, Reuters reports. A B-52 bomber fired an ARRW, a hypersonic missile, off the coast of Southern California on Saturday, according to an Air Force statement. During the tests, the missile reached speeds […]

May 16, 2022

The Kremlin saw a reason for analysis in the situation with Sweden, Finland and NATO

Dmitry Peskov: Finland and Sweden's accession to NATO is a reason for a very deep analysis According to Peskov, Moscow will analyze the current events, but is already convinced that NATO expansion will not strengthen Europe's security https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/8/58/756526957084588.jpg” alt=”The Kremlin saw a reason for analysis in the situation with Sweden, Finland and NATO” /> Dmitry Peskov < p>Moscow will monitor the situation with joining the […]

May 16, 2022

Peskov called the differences between Ukraine and Sweden with Finland in NATO

Russia has no territorial disputes with Finland and Sweden. If Ukraine became a member of NATO, then Moscow would have a territorial dispute, which carries huge, huge risks for the entire continent, Peskov explained Dmitry Peskov Possible entry of Ukraine into NATO could lead to territorial dispute between Russia and a state that is part of the alliance. Russia has no territorial disputes with Sweden […]

May 16, 2022

TRT announces refusal of Finland and Sweden to extradite ‘terrorists’ to Turkey

The authorities did not receive a single positive response to the extradition request for 33 individuals. The residence of members of the PKK and FETO banned in Turkey in Sweden and Finland is the reason why Ankara opposes the membership of these countries in NATO Stockholm, Sweden Sweden and Finland did not agree to extradite 33 members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and the […]

May 16, 2022

Speech by country leaders at the CSTO summit. Video

The 30th anniversary summit of the leaders of the countries participating in the Collective Security Treaty Organization is taking place in Moscow. Russian President Vladimir Putin and leaders of other countries spoke at the meeting. RBC broadcast from the meeting Materials for the article Tags Subscribe to RuTube RBC Live broadcasts, videos and recordings of programs on our RuTube channel Источник rbc.ru

May 16, 2022

Лукашенко назвал опасными попытки расчленения Украины

Lukashenka did not rule out that the West plans to make it “flare up more widely.” He warned about the creation of “thousand-strong units” in order to enter Ukraine “under the guise of peacekeepers”. Previously, Poland made such a proposal Alexander Lukashenko In the situation around Ukraine, the trend towards attempts to dismember it is dangerous, the West has already created “thousandth units” under the […]

May 16, 2022

Putin said that the entry of Finland and Sweden into NATO does not pose a threat

At the same time, the President stressed that the expansion of military infrastructure in the Scandinavian countries “will certainly cause our response” Video Russia has no problems with Finland and Sweden, their entry into NATO does not pose an immediate threat, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the CSTO summit. But the expansion of military infrastructure in these territories “will cause a backlash,” the president […]

May 16, 2022

CSTO leaders declared their readiness to establish cooperation with NATO

At the same time, the CSTO leaders stressed that they were concerned about the situation at the external borders and expressed their readiness to ensure the security of the borders During the meeting of the leaders of the CSTO member states in Moscow The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) is ready to establish practical cooperation with NATO to “reduce tensions on the continent,” the CSTO […]

May 16, 2022

The customs of the Crimea denied the delay of goods on the border with the Kherson region

Information about delays in sending humanitarian and other goods across the border of the Republic of Crimea to the Kherson region does not correspond to reality, the press service of the Crimean customs told RBC. “The information does not correspond reality. The Crimean customs in the shortest possible time carries out the clearance of humanitarian cargoes following the territory of Ukraine, controlled by the Russian […]

May 16, 2022

The Ministry of Defense announced the beginning of the evacuation of the wounded from Azovstal

They are taken to the territory of the DPR in Novoazovsk, where they will receive medical assistance. Silence mode introduced in Azovstal area Plant “Azovstal” in Mariupol From the territory of the Azovstal plant; In Mariupol, the evacuation of wounded Ukrainian soldiers began, the Russian Defense Ministry said. Through the humanitarian corridor, they are taken to the Novoazovsk hospital in the Donetsk People's Republic. Silence […]

May 16, 2022

Swedish government announces decision to apply for NATO membership

Sweden's intention to apply for NATO membership was announced yesterday by the ruling Social Democratic Party (S/SAP). According to the country's prime minister, the government's decision is “a sign of strength in a difficult time for Sweden” Magdalena Andersson Sweden will soon apply for membership in the North Atlantic Alliance, the government has decided to do so. This was stated by Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson, […]

May 16, 2022

The curator of urban transport will leave the Ministry of Transport

According to RBC sources, the department of state policy in the field of road and urban transport may be headed by Valery Kulikov, director general of the FBU “Road Transport Agency” Aleksey Bakirey Alexei Bakirei, Director of the Department of State Policy in the Field of Automobile and Urban Passenger Transport of the Ministry of Transport, will leave his post. RBC was told about this […]

May 16, 2022

In Russia, they proposed not to comply with the decisions of the ECtHR, issued on March 16

At the same time, the Prosecutor General's Office until January 1 will continue to pay compensation for decisions of the ECHR issued before March 16 A bill was submitted to the State Duma, according to which Russia will not execute the decisions of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), adopted after March 16, the database of the lower house of parliament testifies. The bill […]