The Ministry of culture of Russia has denied information concerning the statements of the party "the Apple" in Federal Antimonopoly service. About it reported to "lente.ru" in the office on Tuesday, July 11.
"The information spread by some mass media about the treatment of the party "Yabloko" in the face about "the facts of legislation violations in procurement several companies and institutions subordinate to the Ministry of culture of Russia" does not correspond to reality and denigrates the reputation of the office", — said in the Ministry of culture.
The Department stated that "neither the Minister nor his wife had nothing to listed in the query "Apple" firms". "With regard to "friends" of the Minister: he is familiar with half of the country, and almost the entire Moscow. To do on the basis of "discover" insights about a "cartel collusion", at least — is ridiculous," the message reads.
"Referred to in the statement "tourism" and "Studio of theatrical art" (Sergey Zhenovach) are completely independent budgetary funds. All procurement procedures in the Ministry are conducted in strict accordance with the legislation", — explained in the Ministry.
It is noted that currently preparing a lawsuit on protection of honor and dignity.
On Tuesday it became known that the centre of anti-corruption policy of the party "Yabloko" has found signs of cartel in public procurement of the Ministry of culture. "The audit showed that over the past three years the state order on carrying out of festivals received, basically, the structure having a connection with the environment Minister of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky. In sum, the company earned collusion of 106.3 million rubles," — said on website party.
One of the spectators ran onto the court during the semifinal match of tennis tournament in the Swedish Bastage between Spaniards Fernando Verdasco and David Ferrer and shouted a Nazi slogan. The meeting was suspended in the second set. Offender brought to court security officers.
In some districts of St. Petersburg passed a hailstorm. For published users photo and video captures covering of hailstones, "drifts" with the wading passers-by. "A hailstorm in the Central district. The streets are strewn with hailstones the size of large cherries" — said in one of the groups.
The Kremlin is "very negative" to assess the bill on sanctions against Russia and Iran, which is considered in the U.S. Congress. On Saturday, July 22, said press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov. "Extremely negative", — he said in answer to the question, how do you evaluate this bill in the Kremlin.