• The court in Moscow decided not to consider complaint of Ukrainian sailors
    Russia

    The court in Moscow decided not to consider complaint of Ukrainian sailors

    The appeal was returned to the court of first instance because the decision about prolongation of terms of arrest not been promptly translated into Ukrainian language. Appeals against the extension of arrest of four Ukrainian sailors, the Moscow city court has left without consideration on procedural grounds. They returned to the court of first instance. On Monday, February 18, Interfax reported. In the Moscow city court said that the cause was inadequate design materials. "Appeal in defense of Victor Bespalchenko, Vladislav Kostyshina, Vladimir Lisovoy and Vladimir Arimasa withdrawn from consideration on appeal and returned to the Lefortovo district court of Moscow to address the shortcomings in the design of materials",…

  • Taught like memes not reported
    Russia

    Taught like memes not reported

    The Central district court of Chelyabinsk has fined the activist of the movement "Open Russia" Denis Ibragimov on 10 thousand roubles for the lecture "How to like memes and not go to jail," according to "OVD-info".Ibragimov was found guilty under article 20.33 code of administrative offences ("carrying out activities of undesirable organizations"). Open online lecture was devoted to a partial decriminalization of article 282 of the criminal code ("inciting hatred or enmity") and took place on 28 November in one of the office centers."According to the prosecution, with human rights webinar about the memes I was undermining the foundations of the constitutional system of Russia and implementing the activities of…

  • Udaltsov has returned to the car and the money arrested for "swamp case"
    Russia

    Udaltsov has returned to the car and the money arrested for "swamp case"

    Udaltsov has returned to the car and the money arrested for "swamp case" A court in Moscow withdrew the arrest of the vehicle and 142 thousand rubles that belong to the coordinator "the Left front" Sergei Udaltsov. About it reports Agency "Moscow". The possessions of the opposition were arrested seven years ago in the investigation of the criminal case on the riots on Bolotnaya square in Moscow in may 2012. Under arrest there are still 13 thousand rubles. In August 2017 Udaltsov was released after four and a half years in prison on charges of participation in riots on Bolotnaya square in Moscow in 2012. May 6, 2012, the day…

  • Lukashenko: problems in the relations between Belarus and the EU are not of a chronic nature and shall be settled
    Belarus

    Lukashenko: problems in the relations between Belarus and the EU are not of a chronic nature and shall be settled

    During the meeting February 18th, Minsk /Michael Matievskiy. > > > Problems in relations between Belarus and the European Union are not of a chronic nature and have to be resolved. The President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said at a meeting with European Commissioner for budget and human resources, günther Oettinger, BelTA has learned."I'm very pleased with you today to meet and discuss the problems that may exist in our relationship. Although the word "may" is probably not appropriate. These problems we always had, and probably will. But, as shown last time, all the problems are not chronic in nature, they shall be settled", - said Alexander Lukashenko. The head…

  • Tusk spoke about the best tribute to the memory of the Heavenly hundred
    Ukraine

    Tusk spoke about the best tribute to the memory of the Heavenly hundred

    The EU President said that the best form of respect a shot on the Maidan is the continuation of reforms. The President of the European Council Donald Tusk, who Monday, February 18, is on a visit to Kiev, said about the importance of continuing reforms in Ukraine. He said this during a meeting with President Poroshenko in Kiev. "I think the best form of respect that can be given to the victims of the revolution, to do all that you can, in order to continue the reforms, continue your efforts to build a better democratic standards", - said Tusk, referring to Poroshenko. He stressed that it is an important visit…

  • In the Luhansk region to restore electricity after the shelling
    Ukraine

    In the Luhansk region to restore electricity after the shelling

    This was the second attempt to carry out emergency repair works on the territory of the Popasnyansky area. Repair work in Luhansk region In the Popasnyansky area had repaired the line of power supply due to fire. It is reported Lugansk energy Association on his page in Facebook on Monday, February 18. "Luhansk energy completed the restoration of power supply in settlements of the Popasnyansky area, disconnected as a result of night attack on February 13. Fortunately, the works on elimination of open wire line VL-6kV PS gold-2-TP 425 completed successfully, without incident. 13:50 of consumers have provided a welcome light", – stated in the message. It is noted that…

  • In Kiev radicals organized a campaign "Bandera, come on!"
    Ukraine

    In Kiev radicals organized a campaign "Bandera, come on!"

    At 18 o'clock on February 18 representatives of the "C14" and other radical nationalist organizations gathered on the street and moved March to the Ministry of the interior. Previously, "C14" announced about carrying out in Kiev the action "Bandera, come on!". Nationalists carrying placards "Avakov resign!", "Stop mask show" and "Impunity breeds violence", there is No politics in the police", "the Eagle — recertification!". Among presented at the page "C14" Facebook demands of the protesters to the leadership of the Ministry of interior — re-evaluation with a polygraph test for employees of special police, the prohibition for police officers to close the face, punishment for all law enforcement officers involved…

  • Lutsenko: As attorney General, I can not put Medvedchuk
    Ukraine

    Lutsenko: As attorney General, I can not put Medvedchuk

    Monday, February 18, the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko stated that he had no reason to charge the leader of the public movement "the Ukrainian choice — the right of the people" representative "of the Opposition platform — For life" Viktor Medvedchuk. He stated this in the program "visiting Dmitry Gordon"February 5, the Prosecutor General of Ukraine opened a criminal case against Viktor Medvedchuk in the article "high treason" and "violation of territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine". According to the investigation, the policy statement at the party Congress on 29 January 2019 on the need of establishing an Autonomous Donbass region with its own Parliament and government contrary…

  • Vitebsk trooper, faces up to 10 years for abuse of power and violence
    Belarus

    Vitebsk trooper, faces up to 10 years for abuse of power and violence

    To 10 years of imprisonment threatens the former commander of the 103rd guards airborne brigade in Vitebsk. Senior Sergeant Alexey Romanenko accused of abuse of power that is paired with violence. He ordered the younger officer to do a somersault through a metal fence and one of them kicked, and the second soldier while rolling broke his collarbone. About it TUT.BY said source information confirmed in the Ministry of defense. What was the motive Alexei Romanenko, now finds out a consequence. Sources familiar with the incident, reported that 22-year-old Sergeant and thus "trying to show their supposed superiority". Initially, the ordinary victim was diagnosed with "habitual dislocation", but after consultation…

  • In Minsk, the driver of the "Jaguar" on the Russian room with his fist hit the mirror of someone else's car
    Belarus

    In Minsk, the driver of the "Jaguar" on the Russian room with his fist hit the mirror of someone else's car

    What was the reason for this behavior is not well understood. User forum оnliner.by reported that this morning witnessed the aggressive act on the part of the driver of the Jaguar with the Russian numbers. The man got out of the car, walked to the Nissan and someone else's fist demolished the side mirror of the car. What was the reason for this behavior is not well understood.— It happened this morning around 10:10 or 10:15. Inadequate driver of the Jaguar on the logoysky tract with his fist demolished the rear view mirror Nissan — said the author of the video.Cars stood at the traffic lights at the crossing of…

  • In Poland for five years, was demolished about 100 Soviet monuments - Ambassador
    Russia

    In Poland for five years, was demolished about 100 Soviet monuments - Ambassador

    The Russian government will not agree to the transfer of the monuments to Soviet soldiers. About 100 Soviet monuments demolished in Poland in recent years, announced on Sunday, February 17, the Ambassador of Russia in Poland Sergey Andreev. "We have estimates," said the Ambassador, noting that recently the Polish authorities try not to advertise the demolition of monuments. "According to our monitoring, it turns out that for the period from 2014 until the present time, demolished about 100 of the monuments", - said the Ambassador, noting that "it turns out that more than 100 still remains." Andreev also confirmed earlier repeatedly voiced a position of Russia that the Russian authorities…

  • Six-year-old wandered the night in the Moscow Park and went out to the people
    Russia

    Six-year-old wandered the night in the Moscow Park and went out to the people

    Six-year-old lost in the Metropolitan Park "elk island" and stayed there all night, told TASS on Monday, February 18, a source in law enforcement bodies."Parents tried to find the child independently, but it failed. In the area 06:00 GMT the boy's mother went to the police and wrote a statement about his disappearance," — said the Agency interlocutor.Around 9:00 child he went to a gas station in Golyanovo, where staff called emergency services. Currently, the health of the boy threatens nothing.In the urban Chapter of the Ministry of internal Affairs confirmed the fact of detection of the child and told about the inspection into the incident, without specifying details.In November,…

  • Insulted Crimean Tatars history textbook will withdraw from the libraries
    Russia

    Insulted Crimean Tatars history textbook will withdraw from the libraries

    Insulted Crimean Tatars history textbook will withdraw from the libraries From schools and libraries in Russia-annexed Crimea would remove a textbook on the history of the Peninsula for 10 classes. About it RIA Novosti said the Deputy of the state Duma of Crimea Ruslan Balbec. Previously, such a request addressed to the authorities of Crimea, the Council of the Crimean Tatars. The Council is dissatisfied with how the textbook highlights the participation of Crimean Tatars in the great Patriotic war and their deportation in 1944. The authors note that the textbook deportation of the Crimean Tatars is represented as a historically defensible fact. They see this as signs of such…

  • Lukashenko on sovereignty: this icon is sacred
    Belarus

    Lukashenko on sovereignty: this icon is sacred

    During the meeting 15 Feb, Sochi /Vladimir Matveev. > > > President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko stresses the importance of the sovereignty of any state. The Belarusian leader said, responding to questions from journalists, BelTA has learned. "Why do we have to raise the issues of sovereignty of Belarus and Russia? This icon is sacred, - said Alexander Lukashenko. - We do not have the problem of sovereignty (in the relations between the two countries. - Approx. BelTA). We are even in this context do not discuss these issues".Addressing the journalist, who voiced the issue of sovereignty, the President in turn asked him a rhetorical question: "are You willing today…

  • Epiphany explained the scheme of the transition of communities in ptsu
    Ukraine

    Epiphany explained the scheme of the transition of communities in ptsu

    According to the Metropolitan, the congregation must decide whether to join a local Church. Only the community, not the clergy have the right to dispose of Church property, and that the members should decide whether to join a local Church. So explained the situation, the Primate of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, Metropolitan of Kiev and all Ukraine Epiphany after the service in Chernivtsi, reports 5 channel. "If the bulk most of their votes adopted the decision on transition of a change in the religious center - that right belongs to the community. The community has the right to decide, make the decision and to appeal to a certain Hierarch…

  • Parasyuk bailed out by ATO, a suspect in the attempted murder
    Ukraine

    Parasyuk bailed out by ATO, a suspect in the attempted murder

    The people's Deputy Vladimir Parasyuk bailed atoshnik, a suspect in the attempted murder. Detained in Kiev ATO suspected that on may 23, 2018 in Kiev, he (together with his accomplice) fired at a car with local owner and driver. A businessman was shot and injured, and the attackers fled on the motorcycle, throwing weapons. Deputy head of national police Vyacheslav Abroskin on his page in the social network Facebook said that law enforcement has long sought to establish the perpetrators. Finally, one of them caught. This occurred on Thursday, February 14... "...The police arrested one of the perpetrators of the assassination of the businessman, collected a reasonable evidence base regarding…

  • Rasmussen: Russia is experiencing in Ukraine new methods of intervention in election
    Ukraine

    Rasmussen: Russia is experiencing in Ukraine new methods of intervention in election

    Former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen suspects that during the current elections in Ukraine, Moscow will test interventions, which can then be adapted to the electoral campaigns in other countries and organizations. About it on February 17 reported "UKRINFORM"Retired head of NATO's longtime enemy Russia. So his current aggressive statements against the Russian government is not surprising. At the Munich conference on security issues, he supported the message of the Ukrainian delegation about the allegedly upcoming RF interference in the presidential election. "Now we're all watching the election campaign in Ukraine because it will be a polygon, in particular, from the point of view of the risk of interference…

  • Terrible accident in the Brest region: under a trailer with logs killed a woman and a baby — photo
    Belarus

    Terrible accident in the Brest region: under a trailer with logs killed a woman and a baby — photo

    Law enforcement bodies find out circumstances dorozhno-transport incident in the Brest region, which killed a woman and her six-month-old grandson. "Today around 12:20 in Ruzhany an accident: overturned trailer MAZ with logs on two women and a child in a wheelchair", — told Sputnik official representative of the interior Ministry of Belarus Alexander Marchenko.According to him, the result of his injuries killed 44-year-old woman and her six-month-old grandson.The child's mother also was injured, she was taken to the intensive care unit of a local hospital.Currently, there is a clarification of circumstances of incident, doctors are fighting for the lives of survivors, 25-year-old woman.

  • Rasmussen: Russia will experience in Ukraine methods of intervention in election
    Belarus

    Rasmussen: Russia will experience in Ukraine methods of intervention in election

    Former NATO Secretary General is convinced that the Kremlin will try to interfere in the elections of the President of Ukraine. During the current elections in Ukraine, Moscow will test interventions, which can then be adapted to intervene in elections in other countries and organizations.This belief in the comments to "UKRINFORM" was expressed by the former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen."Now we're all watching the election campaign in Ukraine because it will be a polygon, in particular, from the point of view of the risk of interference of the Russian side in the election. I have no doubt that Moscow will try to apply the steps and tools that…

  • Killed in a fight in Tver was the champion of Russia on hand-to-hand combat
    Russia

    Killed in a fight in Tver was the champion of Russia on hand-to-hand combat

    A man killed in a brawl with a security guard near the building of the Central Telegraph on Tverskaya street in Central Moscow, was the champion of Russia on hand-to-hand combat. On Sunday, February 17, reports REN TV.22-year-old Gennady Pavlov from the Orel region won the Junior championship, which took place in Kaluga in may of 2016, and has repeatedly won medals in other competitions.Conflict Pavlova with a security guard got on surveillance cameras. The footage shows how a young man in the hoodie pounced with fists at the man, and starts a fight.The incident occurred on the morning of 17 February at the entrance of the building, which houses…