01.10.13 12:39 Politics
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev gave an instruction to present to Russian President Vladimir Putin proposals to sign a Russian-Estonian treaty on the state border between the countries and the bilateral agreement on delimitation of sea areas in the Narva Bay and the Gulf of Finland, the Russian government reported at its official website.
01.10.13 09:47 Politics
His speech from the Assembly’s rostrum is destined to become the central event of this year’s autumn session, said Dr. Alexei Pushkov, the chairman of the Duma foreign policy committee.
01.10.13 09:45 Politics
On September 18, the Arctic Sunrise ship approached the Prirazlomnaya offshore oil drilling platform and the Greenpeace activists who were on the vessel, attempted to board the facility.
01.10.13 09:41 Politics
A court in Murmansk imposed a two-month arrest on 30 crewmembers of The Arctic Sunrise icebreaker. Investigators said there were apprehensions the arrestees might get away from prosecution or undertake criminal actions or affect the course of investigative actions if they remained free.
01.10.13 09:39 Politics
“The Northern Fleet’s ships have delivered winter supplies for the staff of the aviation commandant’s office, which will work on Kotelny Island permanently. The ships have delivered more than 40 units of machinery, about 15 big-size amenity blocks, a large amount of material supplies, property, fuels and lubricants,” the Northern Fleet’s spokesman said.