May 29 2015 - 20:22
The Russian Cabinet has given the go-ahead to simplification of the migration regime for Kyrgyzstan. The new rules now need Russian President Vladimir Putin's approval, RIA Novosti reports. According to the new initiative, Kyrgyz migrants will be free from registering in Russia for 30 days from their arrival. The arrival date will be verified in a migration card marked by the border guards.
May 29 2015 - 18:48
Russia and Kazakhstan will discuss regional security in Central Asia within the framework of the CSTO, according to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, TASS reports.The minister pointed out rising terrorism and extremism in the Middle East and North Africa, ISIS in Iraq and Syria, terrorist emissaries sent to Lebanon, Libya and Afghanistan.
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 - 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.