Berlin does not recognize Crimea referendum results

A spokesman for the German Cabinet, Stephan Siebert, said that the German government does not recognize the results of the Crimean referendum, RIA Novosti reports.He reminded that it was a violation of the Ukrainian Constitution and of international law.

A spokesman for the German Cabinet, Stephan Siebert, said that the German government does not recognize the results of the Crimean referendum, RIA Novosti reports.

He reminded that it was a violation of the Ukrainian Constitution and of international law.

205 views


More Russian news

Is France ready to lift sanctions against Russia?

Is France ready to lift sanctions against Russia?

France intends to discuss the issue of withdrawal of the Russian food embargo on February 13th. The meeting will be attended by French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, …

VTB to become private bank

VTB to become private bank

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an order, allowing the state to reduce its holding in VTB Bank. The new threshold for VTB to remain a strategic asset was lowered to 45% from 50% plus one share, Gazeta.ru reports …

Crimea expects tourist inflow to grow by 10% in 2016

Crimea expects tourist inflow to grow by 10% in 2016

The Crimean authorities expect that the tourist inflow to Crimea will grow by 10% to 4.9 million in 2016, the Deputy Minister for Tourism and Resorts of the republic, Olga Burova, said at the Regional Tourism Forum in St. …

 Man who shot at police officer detained in Sochi

Man who shot at police officer detained in Sochi

A man who opened fire at a police officer of the Dagomys village, Samvel Kashtoyan, in the village of Sergey-Pole, was detained in Sochi. "An armed man refused to show documents and opened fire, wounding …

Senator Elena Popova to visit Vestnik Kavkaza

Senator Elena Popova to visit Vestnik Kavkaza

The senator of the Volgograd Region, Elena Popova, will visit the studio of Vestnik Kavkaza on February 11 at 11:00 (MSK).  The main topic of discussion will be 'Social assistance and criteria of …

 FC Anzhi midfielder to be fined for absences

FC Anzhi midfielder to be fined for absences

The director general of Anzhi Makhachkala FC, Sergey Korablev, said today that their Brazilian midfielder Leonardo, who is absent from the team's training camp in Marbella, will be fined. "We will apply fiscal …

 Passenger cars allowed to move on Georgian Military Highway

Passenger cars allowed to move on Georgian Military Highway

Traffic along the Georgian Military Road was reopened for cars, the press service of the State Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in North Ossetia said. "From 15:30 travel is prohibited for heavy vehicles and …

First Internet platform for Russian goods opened in China

First Internet platform for Russian goods opened in China

The first Internet platform for the export of Russian goods to China was opened in Harbin today. "The online trading platform will open domestic manufacturers the way to the Chinese market, where Chinese consumers would offer a …

Putin and King of Bahrain swap gifts

Putin and King of Bahrain swap gifts

King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, who is now in Sochi for talks with President Vladimir Putin, has received a gift from the Russian side in the form of a horse of the Akhal-Teke breed in 2012 with the nickname …

Project ‘Caucasian Recipes’

Project ‘Caucasian Recipes’

Yesterday a new project ‘Caucasian Recipes’ started in Moscow, which aims to strengthen interethnic unity. The project  ‘Caucasian Recipes’ is implemented by the Russian Congress of Peoples of the Caucasus. …

more Russian news