Russia regrets the introduction of new sanctions by the EU against the background of the beginning of the process of the peaceful settlement of the conflict in Ukraine and considers them illegal. As reported "Interfax", said on Thursday, September 11, the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
"Repeatedly expressed his disagreement and misunderstanding about the sanctions that were adopted previously, and thought, and consider them to be illegal," said Sands. The decision adopted by the European Union, according to assistant to the President, "absolutely defies understanding and explanation on the background of the efforts undertaken by Russia to resolve the conflict in Ukraine.
Sanctions, as acknowledged Sands, "will bring discomfort" of Russia. However, he said, "one way or another to pay the bills for these sanctions have and European companies, as well as the taxpayers."
However, Russia will continue to make efforts to stabilize the situation in Ukraine and the implementation of the peace plan, adopted in Minsk, added the spokesman of the President.
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 foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation the decision of the European Union called "inappropriate and short-sighted" and said that the new sanctions will not remain unanswered.
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The presidents of Russia and Iran Vladimir Putin and Hassan Rouhani insist on the sustainable implementation of the Iranian nuclear program (INP), said in a statement the two leaders after their talks in Moscow. Putin and Rouhani also agreed to continue a joint fight against terrorists in Syria.
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Rock group Sparks has released a video for the song Hippopotamus. The track is the first single from the album, which will be released on 8 September. The album will be the first for eight years Studio release team. The band was formed in 1971. She has influenced such musicians like New Order and Depeche Mode.
Deputy Chairman of the German ruling party CDU/CSU Michael Fuchs, made the boycott of Germany's world Cup-2018 in Russia. The reason for discussion of a possible boycott of the tournament was the arrest of the participants of the uncoordinated anti-corruption rally on Tverskaya street in Moscow.