West discusses new restrictions against Russian media, senator said

MOSCOW, November 29 – The West is discussing the possibility of introducing new restrictions against the Russian media, said Andrei Klimov, head of the Federation Council commission to protect the state sovereignty of the Russian Federation. During the meeting of the commission on Monday, Petr Lidov-Petrovsky, the communications director of the Rossiya Segodnya news agency, … Read more

The EC proposed to create a list of companies involved in the delivery of migrants

BRUSSELS, 23 Nov – The European Commission proposes to create a “black” list and include in it all transport companies that are involved in the delivery of illegal migrants to the borders of the Union, said the head of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, speaking to the MEPs at a plenary session in … Read more

EC will allocate 3.5 million euros for the repatriation of migrants from Belarus

BRUSSELS, 23 Nov – The European Commission will provide up to 3.5 million euros for the return of illegal migrants from Belarus to their homeland, the head of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, said on Tuesday, speaking to members of the European Parliament at a plenary session in Strasbourg. “We will allocate up … Read more

EC offers assistance to Lithuania, Latvia and Poland due to migration crisis

BRUSSELS, 23 Nov – The head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen proposed in connection with the migration crisis on the borders with Belarus to significantly increase assistance to Poland, Lithuania and Latvia to ensure border security. “Every year we spend about one billion dollars on Frontex, the European Commission decided to go … Read more

Former EP head explained why Putin is ready to be scolded even for bad weather

MOSCOW, 15 Nov – European journalists accuse the Kremlin and President Vladimir Putin of raising energy prices due to the power structure in Russia, said in an interview “B”Chairman of the Board of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, ex-head of the European Parliament and the Social Democratic Party of Germany Martin Schultz. “Russia is a country … Read more

Ushakov said he supported the removal of parliamentary immunity

RIGA, 11 Nov – MEP from Latvia, ex-mayor of Riga Nil Ushakov said that he himself voted in the European Parliament for the removal of parliamentary immunity, in order to prove the comic and absurdity of the accusations. Earlier, the majority of the MEPs voted in favor of depriving Ushakov of immunity. “I myself voted … Read more

Former head of the European Parliament "surprised" atmosphere at the meeting with Lavrov

MOSCOW, Nov 9 – Chairman of the Board of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, ex-head of the European Parliament and the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) Martin Schultz said that on Monday in Moscow he discussed relations between the Russian Federation and the EU with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, and admitted that the friendly … Read more

The expert said about the likelihood of a new war between the world powers

MOSCOW, Nov 9 – War between the world powers is becoming possible again as tensions rise between the United States and China, which could spill over to Europe, said the chairman of the board of the fund. Friedrich Ebert, ex-head of the European Parliament and the SPD Martin Schultz. “The growing tension of the conflict … Read more

China made submission to EU over MEPs visit to Taiwan

BEIJING, 4 Nov – China made a presentation to the EU in connection with a visit to Taiwan by a delegation of the European Parliament, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said at a briefing on Thursday. On Wednesday, a delegation from the EP’s Special Committee on Foreign Interference in Democratic Processes arrived in Taiwan … Read more

Greece spoke about a springboard for US anti-Russian policy

ATHENS, 2 Nov – According to the new Greek-American agreement on defense cooperation, the United States is receiving an extremely important base in Alexandroupolis, which becomes its springboard for conducting anti-Russian policies, said the leader of the “Greece – Another Way” party, former MEP Notis Marias. US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and Greek Foreign … Read more

Riga cannot criticize Russia after the verdict on Alekseev, Ushakov believes

RIGA, 31 October – After the verdict on journalist Yuri Alekseev, official Riga should be uncomfortable to speak out about democracy in Russia and Belarus, wrote on his page in Facebook MEP, ex-mayor of Riga Nil Ushakov. The Latvian Prosecutor’s Office brought charges against Alekseev under three criminal articles. He is accused of inciting ethnic … Read more

The European Parliament decided to sue the European Commission

MOSCOW, October 30 – The European Parliament is suing the European Commission over its refusal to apply a law that would freeze subsidies to some members of the European Union, writes Reuters… In particular, we are talking about countries that, according to the EP, do not comply with the principles of the rule of law … Read more