21.10.13 13:12 Politics
“The Commission for control of Interpol's files has decided to unlock information about the search of Silayev, born in 1985, put on international wanted list upon Russian authorities’ initiative. He is accused of hooliganism committed by an organized group,” a representative of the Interior Ministry said.
21.10.13 12:48 Politics
“This is a provocation by extremists who can only exist by means of ethnic strife. Since there is nothing else they can do. So what can you expect from them? Surely, not economic development plans,” Ushakov said in a statement, following reports about the collection of signatures on the Internet for the demolition of the memorial to the Soviet soldiers-liberators of Riga.
21.10.13 10:26 Politics
"In impleeementation of the international Treaty on Open Skies, a joint group of inspectors of the Federal Republic of Germany and Latvia will make an observation flight aboard a Swedish SAAB-340 plane over Russia and Belarus within a period from October 21 to 25," Ryzhkov related.
21.10.13 10:24 Society
According to the city police, the nationalist rally in Marsovo Pole Square in the centre of St. Petersburg drew about 150 people. “Eight were detained for violating public order,” a police representative told Itar-Tass.
21.10.13 10:18 Politics
The Russian diplomat commented on a statement by the German Foreign Ministry spokesman on the recent disorders in Moscow related to violence towards migrants from the Caucasus and Central Asia.