Statement of the Ukrainian authorities about the death in the Donbass thousand Russian soldiers do not correspond to reality. As reported RIA Novosti, the statement of the official spokesman of the defense Ministry, major-General Igor Konashenkov.
Approval speaker of the Council of national security and defence (NSDC) of Ukraine Andriy Lysenko, who was referring to the "operational intelligence" about the deaths of Russian soldiers, Konashenkov called "rubbish". "We have repeatedly drawn attention to the mechanism of "information carousel", which paykovye messages by parazitirovanija first turn into "facts from the ground, and then picked up the leading Western media", - said the representative of the Ministry of defense.
Ukraine, along with some Western countries have accused Russia of escalating conflict in the East of the country, stating that Moscow is supplying the militia weapons, and that the Russian military is directly involved in the fighting in the Donbass. Russia denies these charges.
Moscow has repeatedly denied involvement in the Ukrainian conflict. The official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Alexander Lukashevich said on Thursday, September 11, stated that the Russian army is not fighting in the Donbass, but there are volunteers from Russia.
The arrival of the South-East of Ukraine us trainers can coerce Kiev into armed provocations, said the Senator Franz Klintsevich. "I do not exclude that Kiev wants to show "good person". (...) The American trainers is a kind of doping for the Ukrainian siloviki" — he said.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin supported the decision of the acting Governor of the Yaroslavl region Dmitry Mironov to run for presidential elections in the region in September. "I hope that you will succeed. I also hope that people will support you in the elections in September," — said the head of state.
Russian President Vladimir Putin during his meeting with business circles of the Yaroslavl region in Rybinsk told about the technology of pickling cucumbers in the pits. "Like cucumbers more than anything?" — asked the head of state in response to the remark that the meeting had a sample of the products.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has accepted the resignation of Minister for post-disaster reconstruction Masahiro since the beginning. The reason for the resignation was the statement that if the tsunami in 2011 did not hit the remote area of the island of Honshu and the capital, the amount of damage would have been huge.
The US Navy destroyer "Mahan" in the Persian Gulf was forced to change course to avoid collision with the Iranian boat. Battle ship on Monday met with the boat of the IRGC. The destroyer changed course, gave the signal of danger, launched flares, and brought the weapon to combat readiness.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Ankara could revise its stance on the issue of EU membership if Brussels will continue to stall for time. According to him, in case of need a country may hold a referendum at which citizens will speak about future expectations.