Former journalist from Kommersant and Vedomosti, an adviser to the head of Roskosmos, Ivan Safronov, suspected of treason, wrote a column for Vedomosti talking about the work of investigating espionage. articles. It is curious that a few hours after the publication, the article disappeared from the place of publication. Now at this address & mdash; & nbsp; blank page and caption: “ Maybe wrong link“. And after a while, the Vedomosti website probably fell due to a DDoS attack.
A column by journalist Ivan Safronov disappeared from the Vedomosti website after Presidential Secretary Dmitry Peskov said in response to a question from Echo that he inserted this article into the daily press review preparing for President Vladimir Putin?
– Alexey Venediktov (@aavst) July 23, 2021
In his article, the journalist stated that in such cases, investigators gather at least 5-7 volumes of the case, the court satisfies 100% of the investigator's requests and sends ` `an often frightened person who doesn't understand anything“; in pre-trial detention. He also noted that the suspect is virtually deprived of the opportunity to defend himself and remains isolated from the world, which “ disrupts his psyche“ and frightens the unknown.
& quot; A person is beginning to believe in anything, & mdash; & nbsp; wrote Safronov. & mdash; & nbsp; Including that he may be a spy. ; & # 39; & mdash; & nbsp; to force the accused to testify against others in exchange, for example for a telephone conversation with a loved one. At the same time, he emphasized that he had clearly decided not to conclude any agreements.
& quot; The conveyor works around the clock, no matter who you are, & mdash; & nbsp; wrote Safronov. & mdash; & nbsp; Any & quot; will suffice.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov praised the absence of a reaction Western countries on the human rights situation in Ukraine and the Baltics. According to him, it is a pity that the West is closing its eyes to what is happening in these countries.
“ Of course, the West is completely closing its eyes to the behavior of its churches and ndash; and the Baltic countries and Ukraine. This is a pity for countries that represent a great European civilization based on the principles of respect for all that mankind creates and respect for human rights themselves, which was invented in the West, “ the diplomat said in a webinar “ Foreign Policy conditions under which elects deputies to the State Duma.“ & nbsp;
The Foreign Minister is convinced that the information field in Ukraine will “ burn out“. According to him, the leading television channels in the country are closed and Russian is banned.
According to Lavrov, on the eve of the Duma elections, the West is trying to create a belt of instability around Russia. , inter alia through events in Belarus and Moldova. & nbsp;
In the people of Militia The DPR said that on July 23, the Ukrainian army fired mortars on the outskirts of Donetsk. A total of 6 120 millimeter grenades were fired into the capital of the self-proclaimed republic.
The shelling was recorded at 4:40 a.m. They were shot from the village of Veseloe.
The war in Donbass has been going on since 2014. Since then, more than 13,000 people have been killed.
First Crimean Deputy Speaker Efim Fix said that the Ukrainian water blockade of the peninsula should be recognized as an attempt at genocide. The organizers of the blockade must be prosecuted.
Recall that on the eve of Russia, the first ever interstate complaint was sent to the Strasbourg Court of Human Rights – against Ukraine. The document states that the complaint concerns a group of violations of the rules concerning the “blocking of the North Crimean canal as the main source of fresh water for the local population”. The Russian side is turning to the European Convention on Human Rights with a proposal to take measures that will force Ukraine to stop this violation immediately.
“Ukraine's water blockade of the peninsula should be considered an attempt at genocide,” Correct said.
He explained that now the tanks in the Crimea are full due to heavy rains. According to him, the main thing is not so much the restoration of water supply, but the prosecution of all those responsible in accordance with the law.
Meeting with White House representatives Anthony Blinken and Jake Sullivan Svetlana Tikhanovskaya have called for sectoral sanctions against Belarus. The Axios portal informed about it.
A representative of the Belarusian opposition called for restrictive measures in state-controlled areas of industry. Especially in steel, fuel and wood processing. In her opinion, such measures should put pressure on the republic.
The US authorities have expressed concern about how these sanctions will affect the entire Belarusian people.
According to Tikhanovska, representatives in the White House there is a “moral obligation” to support the Belarusians, who are now at the forefront of the world struggle between democracy and autocracy. ”
Official statement by Washington and Baghdad calling for the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq to the end of the year may be announced soon. The Wall Street Journal writes about it.
During the visit of the Iraqi Prime Minister to Washington, it is planned to announce a revision of the state of residence of American soldiers. The army will not carry out combat missions, but will continue to provide only logistics services and train local security forces, according to Politico.
Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kazimi will visit the White House on July 26. One of the topics of the meeting will be the date of the withdrawal of foreign troops from Iraq, Anadolu wrote earlier. The Middle East Coordinator at the White House, Bret McGurk, told Iraqi officials that the US military would be phased out of the country's decision. According to the official, the combat troops will leave Iraq first and then all the others.
According to the State Television of Azerbaijan, the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev he told reporters that he had offered the Armenian leadership to sign a peace treaty.
According to Aliyev, a peace agreement has been sent to Armenia, now the decision is up to Yerevan.
“I have said many times, I say: we are ready, let's start negotiations. The war is over … So why not sign a peace agreement? We recognize our territorial integrity, sign a peace agreement and address the issue of demarcation. In this respect, our agenda is in line with the agendas of the European Union, Turkey and Russia, “he said.