Tag: Russia

May 17, 2022

Peskov urged to call countries unfriendly to Russia hostile

The presidential press secretary accused the West of creating a “perfect storm” for Russia /4/47/756527772382474.jpg” alt=”Peskov urged to call countries unfriendly to Russia hostile” /> Video The actions of Western countries against Russia are a war, such countries should be called not unfriendly, but hostile. This was stated by the press secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov, speaking at the educational marathon “New […]

May 17, 2022

The Kremlin announced the comfort and security for Russia in the post-crisis world

Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that Russia is living in a conflict with the West and expressed confidence that it will end in a world in which “our voice will be heard” The post-crisis world will be for Russia comfortable and safe. This was stated by the press secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, speaking at the educational marathon “New […]

May 17, 2022

Peskov said that the West is annoying “the very existence” of Russia

For this reason, Western states do not allow Russia to live the way it wants and develop, the presidential press secretary believes Dmitry Peskov The collective West irritates the very existence of Russia as a state, so it tries to do everything to prevent the country from developing and living as it wants, said the press secretary of the Russian president Dmitry Peskov, speaking at […]

May 17, 2022

In Latvia, a businessman was convicted on charges of spying for Russia

Photo: pixabay.com The court of the Vidzeme suburb of Riga at a closed session sentenced businessman Valentin Frolov to five years in prison. The businessman was accused of direct transfer of illegally collected information to foreign intelligence. According to the prosecution, Frolov collected intelligence about the arrival and deployment of NATO forces in the Baltic countries. Before the verdict entered into force as measures of […]

May 17, 2022

Russia has notified the Council of the Baltic Sea States of its withdrawal

The Foreign Ministry called the hostile actions of other members of the organization the reason for the exit. In early March, the Council announced the removal of Russia, she was not invited to the ministerial meeting in May Plenary session at the CBSS ministerial session Russia is withdrawing from the Council of the Baltic Sea States, the Russian Foreign Ministry reported. “In response to hostile […]

May 17, 2022

Euractiv announced the approaching limit of EU sanctions against Russia

On the eve of the foreign ministers of the EU countries were unable to agree on the sixth package of sanctions due to disagreements about the oil embargo. According to the source of the publication, it is difficult to imagine what restrictions could be included in the seventh package .jpg” alt=”Euractiv announces imminent limit of EU sanctions against Russia” /> The European Union is approaching […]

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

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 16, 2022

McDonald’s is still leaving Russia, the media found out what will happen to the brand

The fast food chain business is looking for a buyer. The world's largest chain of fast food restaurants, McDonald's, is leaving Russia. Earlier, the owners suspended their business in Russia due to the Ukrainian special operation. A month and a half later, the McDonald’s office decided to sell the entire Russian business. The McDonald's report says that the issue of selling the company in Russia […]

May 16, 2022

The United States announced the reflection of the deterrence of “aggression” of Russia in the NATO concept

The US Secretary of State warned that NATO's updated strategic concept would reflect a policy of deterring “any aggression” from Russia. Bloomberg wrote that the alliance could call Moscow's actions a direct threat in the document Anthony Blinken The new strategic concept of NATO will fully reflect the deterrence of any manifestation of “aggression”; Russia, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said during a press […]

May 16, 2022

Sweden says NATO membership is not directed against Russia

Sweden, following Finland, announced that it intends to join NATO. The Cabinet of Ministers of the country stated that this decision is the best for the security of Sweden, it is not directed against Russia Magdalena Andersson Swedish's decision to apply for NATO membership was made in order to secure the country, told Aftonbladet newspaper head of the Swedish Foreign Ministry Ann Linde. “This decision […]

May 15, 2022

Vucic declared resistance to sanctions against Russia to the last

According to the Serbian president, his country will refuse sanctions against Russia, despite the fact that it has to pay dearly for it. Serbia does this not for profit, but because of “an honest attitude towards itself” Aleksandar Vučić Serbia will resist the imposition of sanctions against Russia as much as possible, President of the Republic Aleksandar Vučić told TV Prva, quoted by Novosti .rs. […]

May 15, 2022

Bloomberg learned about the EU plan to buy gas from Russia without violating sanctions

Importers will have to declare the fulfillment of all obligations to Russia after paying for gas in euros or dollars, the EC plan says, writes Bloomberg, further actions are unacceptable. Poland did not see clarity in the plan The European Commission has prepared a plan for the purchase of Russian gas, which will allow importers to comply with Moscow's conditions without violating sanctions. In particular, […]

May 15, 2022

US diplomat called an acceptable version of the agreement between Russia and Ukraine

According to the US Charge d'Affaires in Ukraine, Washington is counting on a diplomatic solution to the conflict, but it must first of all be acceptable to Kyiv Chargé d'Affaires of the United States in Ukraine Christina Quinn (center) The United States is ready to support a peace agreement between Moscow and Kyiv, in which Ukraine will emerge victorious from the conflict. This was stated […]

May 15, 2022

German business called a catastrophe the cessation of gas supplies from Russia

Stopping Russian gas supplies will have devastating consequences for the country. This was stated in an interview with the Bild am Sontag newspaper by the head of the German industrial union, Siegfried Ruswurm. “To date, the consequences of cutting off Russian gas supplies would be catastrophic. We must proceed from the fact that with a shortage of such volumes, gas would no longer enter the […]

May 14, 2022

The US Treasury warned foreign banks against helping Russia to circumvent sanctions

Deputy Treasury Secretary Adewale (Wally) Adeyemo has threatened foreign banks with loss of access to both the US and EU financial systems if they help Moscow evade The Joe Biden administration has urged foreign banks not to help Russia evade sanctions, otherwise they risk losing access to the financial systems of the US and Europe. According to The New York Times, U.S. Deputy Secretary of […]

May 14, 2022

Scholz called the only option to lift sanctions against Russia

German Chancellor Scholz: sanctions against Russia can be lifted only in case of an agreement between Moscow and Kyiv /s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/3/39/756525141887393.jpg” alt=”Scholz named the only way to lift sanctions against Russia” /> Olaf Scholz Sanctions against Russia can only be lifted if it concludes an agreement with Ukraine, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz told t-online. According to the politician, this is “the only plausible possibility”, and we […]

May 14, 2022

British Foreign Secretary rules out intention to ‘change regime’ in Russia with sanctions

With the help of sanctions, London seeks to achieve a final end to the conflict in Ukraine, and not to change the regime in Russia, stressed British Foreign Minister Truss media/img/4/83/756525283290834.jpg” alt=”British Foreign Minister ruled out intention to “change regime” in Russia with sanctions” /> Liz Truss Great Britain and its allies must continue to put pressure on Russia, as long as its troops remain […]

May 14, 2022

Lavrov accused the West of “direct robbery” of Russia

Lavrov: Western countries use anti-Russian measures, including outright robbery “Lavrov accused the West of “direct robbery” of Russia” /> Sergey Lavrov (left) during the session “Foreign Policy in the Ring of Circumstances” at the XXX Assembly of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy in the Lesnye Dali boarding house; Western countries allowed to use any measures against Russia, including “outright robbery”; said Foreign Minister […]

May 14, 2022

Finland says they are ready for Russia’s response to joining NATO

Finnish Minister Tuppurainen said she is not afraid of Russia's reaction to NATO membership Finland is ready for Russia's response to the country's NATO membership, it is her choice, and she is not afraid of possible threats, the minister said. Earlier, the Russian Foreign Ministry warned of a response taking into account the infrastructure that the alliance will deploy in this country .jpg” alt=”Finland said […]

May 14, 2022

Medvedev said that Russia “doesn’t care” about non-recognition of the G7 borders of Ukraine

Deputy Chairman of the Security Council Medvedev: Russia “doesn't care” about the non-recognition of the new borders of Ukraine by the G7 countries This is how he reacted to the statement of the G7 Foreign Ministers (Great Britain, Germany, Canada, Italy, France, Japan and the USA), where they stressed that they “reject direct attempts to redraw borders by force” Dmitry Medvedev Russia “doesn't care” if […]

May 14, 2022

Russia will use the bioweapons convention in the situation with Ukraine

Russia will use Art. 5 and 6 of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention. These articles relate to cooperation and the possibility of filing a complaint with the UN Security Council if a convention party violates its provisions Vasily Nebenzya Russia will use Articles 5 and 6 of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BTWC) in launching an investigation about US biolaboratories in Ukraine, Russian […]

May 14, 2022

The President of South Ossetia has set a date for a referendum on unification with Russia

President of South Ossetia Bibilov scheduled a referendum on unification with Russia for July 17 Anatoly Bibilov scheduled a referendum for July 17, explaining the need for the region to join Russia as a “historical aspiration of the people.” Previously, Bibilov lost the election to the leader of the opposition Nykhas party, Alan Gagloev =”The President of South Ossetia has set a date for a […]

May 14, 2022

The EC did not rule out the restriction of gas prices from Russia in the event of a cessation of supplies

The European Commission wants to allow governments to limit gas prices for consumers if supplies of Russian fuel are cut off, Welt am Sonntag found out to the EC document on “short-term interventions in the energy market”, according to Reuters. According to the document, EU member states will be able to regulate fuel prices during the transition period to protect them from a surge even […]

May 13, 2022

Minsk called the consequences of limiting Russia’s participation in world politics

Belarusian Foreign Ministry: Russia's restriction on the world stage will jeopardize negotiations on Ukraine The Foreign Ministers of Russia and Belarus also discussed the interaction of countries in the international arena and the prospects for resolving the conflict in Ukraine rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/3/56/756524477743563.jpg” alt=”Minsk called the consequences of limiting Russia's participation in world politics” /> Meeting of the CIS Council of Foreign Ministers Limiting the participation of […]

May 13, 2022

Russia convenes UN Security Council meeting on US biolaboratories in Ukraine

According to Dmitry Polyansky, First Deputy Representative to the UN, the Russian side at the meeting on May 13 intends to present new facts confirming the activities of American military laboratories in Ukraine Dmitry Polyansky (center) Russia intends to present new evidence of military biological programs of the US laboratories in Ukraine, said Dmitry Polyansky, First Deputy Representative to the UN, in Telegram. “We demanded […]

May 13, 2022

Russia announced a change of position on the issue of Ukraine’s accession to the EU

The Kremlin previously pointed out that the topic of Ukraine's accession to the EU “lies on a different plane” than membership in NATO. Now, according to Dmitry Polyansky, Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Moscow's position has changed alt=”Russia announced a change of position on the issue of Ukraine's accession to the EU” /> Dmitry Polyansky Russia's position on Kyiv's desire to join the EU […]

May 13, 2022

Foreign Ministry considers attempts to remove Russia from Middle East issues nonsense

This is how the department reacted to the decision of Western countries not to invite the Russian delegation to the meeting of the Interim Coordinating Committee (TCC) for assistance to the Palestinians, which was held in Brussels Attempts to remove Russia from the process of resolving the crisis in the Middle East— this is political nonsense, according to a statement on the website of the […]