08.10.13 11:28 Politics
“Last weekend armed people in camouflage have broken in the flat of Minister-Counsellor Dmitry Borodin and under the absolutely false pretext of allegedly bad attitude to children have beaten him up in front of them,” the Russian diplomat said. “Moreover, this was done after Borodin warned about his diplomatic status,” Lukashevich said.
08.10.13 11:26 Politics
Head of the Russian consumer rights watchdog Gennady Onishchenko said that this supervisory agency had introduced a ban on the imports of these products from Lithuania. In his view, he signed the specific documents on October 6 and submitted them to the Federal Customs Service.
08.10.13 11:23 Politics
“We have not received any official documents confirming the ban, therefore, we have no reason yet to seek assistance from international organisations,” Jukna said. Lithuania constantly monitors the incoming information, both official and unofficial, but it sees no need to hurry until the situation is clarified. “A dialogue is required to find a solution,” he added.
07.10.13 14:08 Econiomics
Starting from mid-September 2013, the consumer rights watchdog has been stepping up control measures on the domestic market over the quality and safety of dairy products coming from Lithuania to Russia, due to the fact that a number of their samples did not meet the Customs Union’s dairy products technical regulations requirements.
07.10.13 11:59 Politics
“From October 7 to October 11 under the Open Skies Treaty inspectors from France and Germany will perform observation flights onboard a C-130H turboprop transport aircraft over territories of the signatories to the Treaty - Russia and Belarus,” the press service said.