New U.S. sanctions against Russia reminded the speaker of the state Duma Sergei Naryshkin about the First world war. It is reported ITAR-TASS. According to the speaker, aimed against Russia the measures which are going to announce later on Friday, US President Barack Obama, have nothing to do with reality.
"There is a quote that says that if it were not for those shots in Sarajevo, there would still be other excuses and reasons to start the First world war. All of this resonates with today," said Naryshkin.
Earlier, President Barack Obama announced that on September 12, Washington will impose new sanctions. They will affect the energy, financial and defense sectors.
Under the new sanctions Washington can get "Sberbank" and five other largest banks in the country, which will limit access to American capital. According to the White house, Russia is engaged in destabilizing the situation in Ukraine. The lifting of the sanctions the United States is linked with the execution of Moscow with its obligations in accordance with the Minsk agreements.
The US has imposed sanctions against Russia in four stages. They referred to the financial, energy and defence sectors, as well as some physical violence. the Reason for the sanctions was the annexation of Crimea to Russia, which in the United States and Europe called illegal, as well as the Kremlin's position in relation to the conflict in the East of Ukraine.
The Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill will perform on January 26 in the State Duma. Also the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church is scheduled to talk with leaders of Duma factions. For the first time Patriarch Kirill spoke in the hall of sessions of the state Duma in January 2015. In particular, he stated the need to ban abortion.
In Rostov-on-don the drunk cleric provoked an accident involving nine cars. On the night of 17 January Khalturinsky lane the driver of the Mitsubishi ASH collided with going in the same direction VAZ-21099. After that, the car crashed into seven parked cars.
The Kamchatka regional court upheld the administrative claim of the regional Department of the Ministry of justice have suspended the activities of the regional branch of the "Russian Socialist party" for two months. It is noted that the boundary cell has violated the requirements of the Federal law "On political parties".
Moscow is not discussing with Washington a criteria for the lifting of sanctions against Russia. This was stated by the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov. "We did not enter them, not them to us and cancel (...) All these sanctions were introduced under false and illegal pretexts", — said the diplomat.
Swiss watch company Audemars Piguet has introduced a new watch from the collection of the Royal Oak. We are talking about watches with a perpetual calendar. The official presentation will take place at the salon Horlogerie SIHH, held in Geneva. The approximate cost is about 85 thousand dollars.
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko during the Belarus-Egyptian forum in Cairo called the popular messenger Viber the product created by Belarusian developers. The messenger was established in 2010 by the Israelis Telmanom Marco and Igor Magazinnik. The latter was born in Nizhny Novgorod.