Showing posts with label Russia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Russia. Show all posts

Monday, January 23, 2023

US intention to hand over seized Russian assets to Ukraine is theft — Russian MFA

US Department of Justice

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov has slammed the intention of US authorities to start transferring part of Russia’s seized assets to Ukraine as theft.

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Russia moves to end European treaties

Russia moves to end European treaties

President Vladimir Putin asked the Russian lawmakers on Tuesday to adopt a law that would formally end the country’s participation in 21 treaties and charters related to the Council of Europe. Moscow withdrew from the human rights body last March, saying it was captured by the US and its allies in service of Western political objectives.

Friday, January 13, 2023

Organizers of Kiev’s crimes against Donbass residents to face tribunal

Organizers of Kiev’s crimes against Donbass residents to face tribunal

The organizers and patrons of the Kiev regime’s crimes against civilians in Donbass will be brought to justice and the initiators of information attacks on Russia will be held accountable for slander, the Russian foreign ministry said on Friday, commenting on the New York Times’ unverified reports about the developments in Bucha.

Saturday, December 17, 2022

Crimeas Permanent Representative Calls US Position On Peninsula Declaration Of War

Crimea became part of Russia in a referendum


 Crimea's Permanent Representative to the Russian President Georgiy Muradov called the US statement on the peninsula "a declaration of war," which Washington instructs to wage with other people's hands.

Friday, December 16, 2022

EU Prohibits Citizens From Holding Senior Positions In Russian State-Owned Companies

EU Prohibits Citizens From Holding Senior Positions In Russian State-Owned Companies

Under the ninth sanctions package against Russia the EU prohibits citizens to hold governing posts in Russian state-owned companies, the Council of the EU said on Friday.

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Friday, December 2, 2022

Moscow Appalled At Frances Plan To Create Special Tribunal For Crimes By Russia

Special Tribunal For Crimes

Moscow is appalled at the plans of Paris regarding the creation of a "special tribunal for crimes by Russia," the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday, adding that it will have nothing to do with justice.

Thursday, December 1, 2022

About 500 Japanese Nationals Rally In Tokyo To Reclaim Southern Kuril Islands

Southern Kuril Islands

About 500 Japanese nationals, including former residents of the Kuril Islands and Hokkaido administration officials, took part in a rally held in Tokyo to reclaim the Russian-controlled Southern Kuril islands, which Japan refers to as its Northern Territories, media reported on Thursday.

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Brussels proposes plan to confiscate frozen Russian assets to compensate Ukraine - Ursula von der Leyen

The European Commission on Wednesday proposed confiscating Russian assets that have been frozen to punish Moscow for the invasion of Ukraine, exploring legal options with the EU’s partners to compensate Kyiv for damage to the country.

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Russian ambassador protests Pope Francis’ allegation, remark about supposed "cruelty" of Chechen and Buryat troops

Russian ambassador protests Pope Francis’ allegation

Russian Ambassador to the Vatican Alexander Avdeev has presented a protest to the Holy See over remarks by Pope Francis published in America Magazine, the Jesuit Review of Faith and Culture, on alleged atrocities by Russian service members.

Monday, November 28, 2022

Kremlin Declines To Comment On Petition By Soldiers Mothers To End Special Operation

Kremlin Declines To Comment On Petition By Soldiers Mothers To End Special Operation

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Monday declined to comment on a petition filed by mothers of mobilized and conscript soldiers calling for an end to Russia's special operation in Ukraine, saying he had not seen it.

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

European Parliament passes resolution recognizing Russia as ‘state sponsor of terrorism’

European Parliament

The European Parliament during a session in Strasbourg on Wednesday adopted a resolution designating Russia as a ‘state sponsor of terrorism’, according to the text of the document published on its website. The session was broadcast live on the European Parliament's website.

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Estonia's parliament declares Russia ‘state sponsor of terrorism’

Estonia's parliament declares Russia ‘state sponsor of terrorism’

Deputies of Estonia's Riigikogu (unicameral parliament) on Tuesday declared Russia a state sponsor of terrorism, the national TV and radio broadcasting portal ERR reported.

Monday, July 18, 2022

Western Sanctions to Bring Third World ‘to Its Knees’, Not Russia - Sri Lankan PM

 

 Sri Lanka’s acting president, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Monday that Western sanctions introduced against Russia won’t bring it down to its knees, while third world countries will suffer.

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Kremlin blasts draft law banning Ukrainian Orthodox Church - TASS

Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate

The Kremlin treats the idea of banning the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate in Ukraine extremely negatively, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday.

Thursday, March 3, 2022

Russia and Ukraine agree on civilian humanitarian corridors — RT

Russia and Ukraine agree on civilian humanitarian corridors

During the second round of talks in Belarus on Thursday, Moscow and Kiev agreed on mechanisms to establish routes via which to evacuate civilians from combat zones in Ukraine.

UNHCR’s Angelina Jolie Urges Yemenis ‘Deserve Same Compassion’ as Ukrainian Refugees - Sputnik International

The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced on Sunday that its special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, ...