The EU's decision to impose new sanctions against Russia suggests that Brussels has set a course for the further aggravation of relations with Moscow. This is stated in the official statement THE RUSSIAN FOREIGN MINISTRY.
"Now, when you went to the fragile peace process in Ukraine, began the exchange of prisoners, when seemingly all the power you need to redirect from the accumulation of mutual accusations and sanctions escalation to promote the search for ways out of the domestic conflict, such steps seem particularly inappropriate and short-sighted," said the Russian foreign Ministry.
The actions of the EU, according to diplomats, "devoid of logic and common sense", as Brussels introduces new restrictive measures, in parallel pondering over the full lifting of sanctions. "These new anti-sanctions also will not remain without reaction from our side," he assured on Smolensk square.
On Friday come into force new sanctions against Russia the European Union. Brussels intends to restrict access to the capital market of the EU for three Russian defense enterprises and three energy companies. The new package of sanctions will be imposed against major Russian state-owned banks, as well as a 24 physical violence. Measures will not affect the gas sector.
The European Union will soon disappear. This was at a meeting in the French city of Lille said the candidate in presidents of the country from the "National front" marine Le Pen. The politician also promised to shield France from globalisation. "The EU will die because people don't want this," she said.
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South Korean prosecutors said on Monday, March 27 that they will request a warrant for the arrest of the former President, Park Geun-Hye in the case of corruption, which has already led to her dismissal. Park Geun-Hye faces charges of bribery, abuse of power, pressure and leak government secrets.
The European broadcasting Union, which organizes the international music competition "Eurovision", will see that Russia took part in the competition. This was stated by the head of the organizing Committee of the organization of the Frank-Dieter Freiling. He called to wait for the final decision of Kiev against the Russian singer Yulia Samoilova.
During the first months of 2017 Russian tourists to Dubai have shown explosive growth. In January and February, the number rested in the Emirate of travelers exceeded the first two months of 2016 to 84 percent. And in February, the growth was 140 percent. Only in Dubai rest 65 thousand Russians.
The plane with the players and coaches of the national team of Kazakhstan made an emergency landing after taking off from Yerevan airport. This was announced by Kazakh journalist Yerbol kairov. The reason — malfunction of the chassis. Re departure of the team at home planned after the change of the Charter of the liner.