May 08, 2019 05:05
Russia political and economic calendar: May 8
MOSCOW. May 8 (Interfax) - The political and economic calendar in Russia for May 8 is as follows:
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November 16, 2019
Turnout in early voting in Belarus at 35.77%
Russian specialists skillfully complete restoring dome of Havana's El Capitolio - Matviyenko
Burisma, Biden weren't discussed during Poroshenko's contacts with U.S. - diplomat
Moscow doesn't link handover of ships detained in Kerch Strait to Kyiv with Normandy Four summit
Russia and Turkey's latest patrol mission complete
Ukrainian ombudsman Denisova asks Russian counterpart Moskalkova to ensure medical aid to Ukrainian Zakhtei jailed in Crimea
Russia, Turkey conducting 7th patrol mission in Syria
Russian Consulate General in Houston: Russian diplomats to seek consular access to Russian citizen injured on U.S.-Mexican border
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November 15, 2019
Georgian Security Service confirms arrest of Georgian ISIL member in Ukraine
Nine "sleeper cell" extremists killed by law enforcers in Dagestan in 2019
Russia, Britain hold consultations to discuss situation 'on the ground' in Syria, work of constitutional committee in Geneva
Balakliia depot blasts kill 2 bomb disposal experts, injure 5 - Ukrainian General Staff
Cooperation between OPEC and non-OPEC countries, foremost Russia, has lasted for three years already and in this time the oil market has seen shakeups that have threatened to cause a split within OPEC and jeopardized the fate of the OPEC+ agreement to curb oil production in order to balance the market. OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo spoke with Interfax on the sidelines of the 16th annual meeting of the Valdai Club in Sochi about how decisions are made and OPECСs position regarding geopolitical events that have hit oil markets.
U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Huntsman, who will leave his post in early October, has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about exchanges at the highest level between Moscow and Washington, a possibility of RussiaСs return to G8, as well as his vision of the future of U.S.-Russian relations.
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about the U.S. withdrawal from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty on that is expected on August 2, about Russia‘s response to the U.S. and NATO possible deployment of missiles banned by the treaty, and about whether the Cuban Missile Crisis may repeat itself.