The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko interrupted speakers at the meeting of the regional development Council, the head of the European investment Bank Lily Cherniavsky. Video from the event, held in Kiev on March 20, published in Facebook press Secretary of the Ukrainian leader Svyatoslav Tsigalko.
Chernyavsky said that one of the main objectives for the Bank established by the European Union for funding the backward European regions is to support people in a difficult situation because of the "conflict in the East". Then a few seconds, she explained how the Ukrainian regions will receive assistance. At this point, Poroshenko was interrupted by her: "we Have no conflict in the East, we have a Russian occupation of Ukrainian land".
The presidentís remark was greeted with applause. Cherniavsky asked for forgiveness from the head of state and those present in the hall, then continued talking.
At the same meeting, Poroshenko said, that Kiev lost its influence on the Donbass due to blockade of the region by the nationalists. According to him, one of the consequences of this action was the fact that Ukraine has received a blow to the energy sector, metallurgy and budget.
The armed conflict in the South-East of Ukraine caused by the coup continues from April 2014. The authorities believe that the fault for what is happening in the Donbass is to Russia. In Moscow deny the accusations of Kiev, citing their unproven.
The pilot and two passengers were killed as a result of falling of light recreational aircraft in the Abkhazian city of Pitsunda. "Passengers — Andrey Ukolov born in 1987 and Catherine Denikina 2011 year of birth from Moscow, pilot Alexander Semenov Samara", — said TASS in the Russian Embassy in Abkhazia.
The house of representatives of the U.S. Congress voted to allocate $ 1.6 billion from the budget for the construction of a wall along the border with Mexico. The law "On allocations to the Ministry of defense" was supported by 230 members of the house of representatives. He spoke against 196 members of Congress.
Washington gave the agrément for the appointment of Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Anatoly Antonov, Russian Ambassador to the United States. On Friday, July 28, the newspaper "Izvestia". According to "Izvestia", Washington agreed to issue the approval after the meeting, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and us assistant Secretary of state Thomas Shannon.
The U.S. Senate adopted the law on sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. On Friday, July 28, reports TASS. As noted, the voting is still going on, but this bill has already won enough votes for approval. For the document in favor of the majority of the hundred senators.