Russia would like to kick start talks on creating an economic partnership between the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Prime Minister Medvedev said at the meeting of SCO leaders.
President Vladimir Putin has signed into law the bill allowing the Constitutional Court to overrule the decisions of international courts if such decisions contradict the principle of supremacy of the Russian Constitution.
The Public Chamber and a major Muslim union will soon start a group called the United Muslim Popular Front for Countering ISIS. Its aim is to refute extremist propaganda and help believers distinguish true Muslim values from politicized prejudice.
A member of St. Petersburg city legislature has prepared a bill banning Russians to own or even rent homes and apartments in Turkey under the threat of substantial fines.
Independent deputy Vladimir Petrov wants the Russian administrative code amended with an article stipulating fines of between 150,000 and 300,000 rubles ($2170 - $4340 at current rate) for purchasing or renting real estate in Turkey.
Russia could become the world's largest supplier of ecologically clean and high-quality organic food, said President Vladimir Putin on Thursday. He also called on the country to become completely self-sufficient in food production by 2020.
"We are not only able to feed ourselves taking into account our lands, water resources – Russia is able to become the largest world supplier of healthy, ecologically clean and high-quality food which the Western producers have long lost, especially given the fact that demand for such products in the world market is steadily growing," said Putin, addressing the Russian Parliament on Thursday.
When the neo-cons and neo-liberals embarked on the mission to spread the universal values of liberal democracy the first victim was Yugoslavia. In an interview, Robert Baer, a former CIA officer, says that the CIA received millions to break up the country...Read the interview originally appeared on www.ebitric.com
After we democratically bomb countries and create humanitarian catastrophe on the shores of Europe, we want Venezuela to join our mission. Cameron and Rahoy write an open letter whining why Venezuela wouldn't allow the opposition to win the elections.
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