May 28 2015 - 21:55
Spokesman of the US State Department Jeff Radtke said today that the country was not interfering with FIFA processes. He ruled out attempts to undermine the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Gazeta.ru reports.A new FIFA president will be elected in Zurich on May 29.
May 28 2015 - 20:42
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a meeting with his counterpart from the UAE Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan that Russia will continue dialogue the USA to stimulate international dialogue between the sides of the Syrian conflict, RIA Novosti reports.
May 28 2015 - 20:21
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and his Kazakhstani counterpart Karim Masimov are meeting in Kokshetau today and will discuss cooperation prospects, RIA Novosti reports.
May 28 2015 - 20:12
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said today that the oligarchs' influence on the government will be ended. He noted that demonopilization of the national economy must continue, Gazeta.ru reports.
May 28 2015 - 20:03
United Nations Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide said that President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades and President of Northern Cyprus Mustafa Akinci agreed to open a crossing post in Leka and one in Deryneia as part of the renewal of the negotiation process, RIA Novosti reports.The first crossing posts opened in 2003. Until recently, the island had had seven crossing posts.Moreover, the sides decided to unite their power lines.
May 28 2015 - 19:41
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that he will impose martial law on Donbas if anyone violates peace in the area, RIA Novosti reports.He reminded that martial law would limit human rights. Poroshenko added that he was an an advocate of protection of human rights.
May 28 2015 - 19:37
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a meeting with his counterpart from the UAE Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan that the nuclear negotiations with Iran were close to accomplishment, hopefully yielding a positive result and progress in cooperation in enforcing security and stability in the Persian Gulf, RIA Novosti reports.