Vice President Joe Biden condemned the ratification of the Russian-Abkhaz agreement on the creation of the United group of troops. This was reported on White house on the results of Biden's conversation with Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili.
Biden reiterated U.S. support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia within its internationally recognized borders.
Vice-President of the United States Kvirikashvili congratulated with the victory of the party "Georgian dream" at parliamentary elections and urged him to use their results to continue in the country's democratic and economic reforms, which will contribute to further integration of Georgia into Euro-Atlantic institutions.
Wednesday, 2 November, the state Duma ratified the agreement between Russia and Abkhazia on a United group of troops. The agreement was signed in Moscow on 21 November 2015.
The composition of the group included a joint Russian military base on Abkhaz territory, as well as two mechanized battalions, one artillery and aviation groups and special forces.
In the event of a threat of aggression and wartime, the group goes to the subordination of the commander of assigned to the Ministry of defence. The decision to deploy troops was adopted by the military departments of the two countries.
In January 2015, the state Duma ratified the Treaty with Abkhazia on Alliance and strategic partnership. It provides for joint action for the protection of the Georgian-Abkhaz border and Maritime areas subject to the sovereignty of Abkhazia.
The police of the French Department of Upper Corsica urged residents of the commune of Feliceto not to leave the house because of the "armed and dangerous person." To search for the offender, the guards caught the helicopter. The operation began on Thursday morning, after an attacker fired at a car carrying two tourists.
Russia's Ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak will return to Moscow in July 2017. About this, citing a source in government circles, reports "Interfax". May 18 the candidature of Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Anatoly Antonov to the post of Russian Ambassador to USA approved in the state Duma, a similar decision was made by the Federation Council.
Membership of Montenegro in NATO meets the interests of Russia, if it is beneficial to the stability in the region. On Thursday, June 29, Minister of defense of Balkan countries, Predrag Boskovic. The Minister also added that joining the Alliance "is not directed against anyone, even against Russia."
A higher level of intelligence in childhood is associated with a lower risk of death from stroke, cardiovascular disease, senile dementia and cancer, caused by Smoking. To such conclusion scientists from Edinburgh University on the basis of studying of causes of death over 65.
American actress Jessica Chastain and the star of the films "Martian" and "interstellar" took part in the advertising campaign of Italian fashion house Prada. In the story, she had to try on the image of the divas of the Golden era of Hollywood. The author of photos — Belgian fashion photographer Willy Vanderperre.
In city Free the Amur region the man has damaged someone else's car and left, what was happening was observed by the traffic police. The incident occurred in the yard. The driver of the Mitsubishi Pajero was angry, seeing the passage of the police, the girl friends are unable to calm him down.