Some categories of foreigners they may be exempted from compulsory fingerprinting and photography in Russia. This option is included in the draft decree of the Ministry of the Interior. We are talking about Belarusian citizens, children under the age of six and diplomats who have come to Russia for a long stay.
Military attachés, diplomatic missions and other foreigners with diplomatic passports and their family Members are exempt from fingerprinting.
All other foreigners will start undergoing mandatory registration from December 29. Migrant workers and ordinary citizens of other countries who have arrived in Russia for more than 90 days will have to take a picture and send their fingerprints.
Upon completion of the procedure, they will receive the corresponding document, usually in the form of a plastic card, the media will contain all the information about them.
meeting of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken in Stockholm. The parties vigorously discussed the events in Kiev seven years ago and the current situation around Ukraine. This was announced by Bloomberg, referring to an unnamed eyewitness to the discussion.
The United States and its allies began “looking for ways” to respond to the hypothetical Russian invasion of Ukraine. Then the exchange of views intensified. Lavrov reminded Blinken that a coup d'état took place in Kiev in 2014. The American diplomat objected to his colleague and said that some forces allegedly loyal to Viktor Yanukovych opened fire on peaceful demonstrators and killed more than a hundred people.
Lavrov disagreed and accused NATO and the European Union of suppressing dissent. He also expressed dissatisfaction that the Alliance was threatening Russia. The parties did not agree.
In recent weeks, the Western press has been actively discussing the issue of Russia's alleged preparations for the invasion of Ukraine. Moreover, in Kiev at first did not notice the “threat” coming from a neighbor. And then, under the influence of European politicians, there was talk of the prospect of an attack. Moscow denies the accusations. In addition, Russian diplomats have repeatedly pointed out that rhetoric is used to pull NATO troops to Russia's borders. Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the country was not obliged to report to other states the movement of its troops on its territory.
Pentagon Head Lloyd Austin said the United States is determined to help Taiwan defend itself against the use of force. Washington also remains committed to the “one China” policy, suggesting rising tensions in the region over Chinese military flights near the island.
Republicans »Selected her candidate for the presidential election in France. According to BFM TV, Valerie Pécresse is named after him.
Pécresse was pleased that the party had chosen a moderate right-wing politician. He believes that he can balance between abandoning Macron's policies and preserving French history. Valerie Pécresse is now the head of the Ile-de-France central region. The presidential election in France will take place on April 10, 2022.
Rosaviatsia has in intends to send a protest to American diplomats in connection with the incident over the Black Sea. A US Air Force reconnaissance aircraft crossed civilian routes today. This happened in the morning in the area of responsibility of Russian dispatchers. The crew did not respond to requests from the country.
As a result, two aircraft had to change their flight level. One flew on a Moscow-Tel Aviv flight. The second is from Sochi to Skopje. The steamers had to descend to bypass the Americans at a safe distance.
US-owned RC-135 and CL-600 ARTEMIS reconnaissance aircraft had to be accompanied by Russian pilots. The Su-27 and Su-30 fighters were lifted into the air. The measures taken by Russian specialists ensured the safe operation of flights over the Black Sea.
At the meeting with With the participation of Turkish President Recep Erdogan, a bomb was found in the city of Siirt, which was defused, according to the Cumhuriyet edition. It should be noted that a remote-controlled explosive device was found under the police car.
It is emphasized that the bomb was found and destroyed at the “last minute” just before the speech of the Turkish president. In the meantime, an assembly of Erdogan's opponents was organized in Mersin, organized by the Republican People's Party. Its leader, Kemal Kilicdaroglu, called from the rostrum to fight the “dictatorship.”
In the State of the Border the Ukrainian service stated that it had not detected any breach of airspace with Belarus.
The ministry also stressed that it had not received any information about the incident from the Belarusian side.
In the meantime, earlier information appeared on the website of the Belarusian State Border Committee that a Ukrainian military helicopter Mi-8 had detected a violation of the airspace of the Republic of Belarus on Saturday. The Civil Procedure Code of Belarus claims that the Ukrainian side has been informed. The site also published a video of a Ukrainian helicopter flying over Belarus.