August 21, 2017 07:23
August 21, 2017
Russia political and economic calendar: August 21
INTERFAX RUSSIA AND CIS BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL NEWS
August 20, 2017
Putin calls decency, dedication to one's own cause as major traits for national leader
Role of state in media info filtration should be minimized - Putin
Putin urges World Youth Festival organizers to avoid its politicization, ideologization
Decision to rebuild 2 monasteries in Kremlin should be made after public discussion - Putin
Car runs down several pedestrians in St. Petersburg, casualties sustained
Court sets hearings on Siemens lawsuit against Rostec on Sept 18, arrests no turbines in Crimea
Almost 40 Italian tourists get poisoned in Moscow (Part 2)
Almost 40 Italian tourists get poisoned in Moscow
Israel's PM plans to meet with Putin in Sochi on Aug 23 - Israeli embassy (Part 2)
Agreement with Tatarstan on distribution of powers has expired; modern Russia not based upon contracts - Kiriyenko
Kremlin not planning replacement of Tuleyev as Kemerovo region governor
Sudanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs Atta Elmanan Bakhit has given an interview to Interfax during his visit to Moscow in which he speaks about a visit of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir to Russia, bilateral Russian-Sudanese economic and military cooperation and describes sanctions in the global politics as "immoral and illegal".
Secretary General of the League of Arab States has given an interview with Interfax in the wake of his negotiations with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in which he speaks about the participation of Arab countries in the Astana process, Russia‘s political and military role in Syria, as well as prospects for resuming Syria‘s membership in the Arab League.
Bahraini Ambassador to Russia Ahmed Abdulrahman Al Saati has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about the prolongation of the decision of OPEC and non-OPEC countries to freeze oil output, prospects of energy cooperation between Bahrain and Russia, bilateral military-technical cooperation and prospects for resuming diplomatic relations with Iran.