Under the celebrations of national unity Day was attended by about 650 thousand people. Significant violations of public order were recorded, said "Interfax" the official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina Wolf.
"Only in Moscow the participants of the March "We are one" were about 80 thousand people", — she noted.
According to Wolf, to maintain order at the events they were involved in "the staff of internal Affairs bodies of the MIA of Russia and of national guard troops, as well as employees of private security organizations, members of voluntary national teams and representatives of the Cossacks".
National unity day celebrated in Russia on 4 November since 2005. The history of the holiday connected with the victory of the people's militia over the poles in 1612, when under the leadership of Minin and Pozharsky was taken to China town and liberated the Kremlin.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, who arrived in Gurzuf, spoke with pupils of children's camp "Artek". In particular, he discussed with a girl from Donetsk, the principles of journalists ' work and came to the conclusion that the press should not offend the heroes of the news. The conversation was observed by the journalists of the Kremlin pool.
Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the children's camp "Artek" in the Crimea. He took part in the opening ceremony of the seventh shift. During the visit the head of state looked into a gym, a crafts class and one of the rooms. In the dining room were treated to pancakes cooked by the pupils.
ROC intends to adhere to the agreements with the Roman Catholic Church concerning the stay of the relics of St. Nicholas on the territory of Russia, reported the press Secretary of the Patriarch Alexander Volkov. He noted that it is not ready to evaluate the possibility to leave the artifact in the country.
The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine sent the Russian foreign Ministry protest note in connection with the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Crimea. The Department considered the visit by the Russian delegation as "a flagrant violation of state sovereignty and territorial integrity."
Chief editor of the Ukrainian Internet-editions "Strenia" Igor Guzhva was detained on 22 June in Kiev on suspicion in receiving a bribe, detained for two months. The journalist entrusted with additional responsibilities in particular he must hand over the documents, allowing to travel abroad.
The Israeli air force attacked the positions of Syrian troops after a government-controlled part of the Golan heights exploded shells, who arrived from Syria. According to the statement of the army, was attacked by two tanks of the Syrian government forces and the place from where rockets were fired.