«Between Russia and Israel ran «Hezbollah» is an analytical article published on Tuesday the newspaper «Kommersant», which States that the war in Syria, provoked tensions in relations between Moscow and «tel Aviv», an expression which was summoned to the foreign Ministry the Ambassador of Israel, following the bombing by Israeli aircraft of the Syrian army and its allies in the vicinity of Palmyra.
Until recently, despite the different attitude towards the government of Bashar al-Assad in Damascus and those on his side of the Lebanese grouping «Hezbollah», Russia and Israel managed to develop cooperation and relations between leaders of the two countries – Vladimir Putin and Benjamin Netanyahu – many experts have assessed as friendly.
Today, however, in «tel Aviv» fear that Hizbullah will use the Syrian conflict in order to obtain modern weapons, including Russian, which will subsequently be used against Israel. Moscow has the opposite point of view. As shown by the fighting in Palmyra, and Aleppo, among all groups «prosalovskaya coalition» in Syria, namely the groups of «Hezbollah» the most efficient and effective.
Relatives of the victims of the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 in the USA have filed a class action lawsuit against Saudi Arabia, accusing it of financing and other support of the terrorist organization al-Qaida, which claimed responsibility for the attacks, according to the same newspaper, citing BuzzFeed.
According to the portal, a class action lawsuit filed in Federal court in Manhattan on behalf of 800 people. At 135 pages lists the names of those killed and injured in terrorist attacks. The plaintiffs expect to receive financial compensation. The amount of compensation is not specified.
«Kommersant» recalls that the detainee in 2003 by the Pakistani Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, who called himself the head of the military Council, «al-Qaeda», is contained in Guantanamo. As a result of terrorist attacks killed nearly 3 thousand people from 80 countries. In 2015, the Central intelligence Agency (CIA) has declassified a series of documents about the investigation of the attack.
The day of Victory over Nazi Germany may be a national holiday in Israel. As reported on Tuesday by news Agency TASS, the draft law on the celebration of may 9 was registered in the Knesset. The initiator of the project of securing the Victory Day state holiday was the party «Our home – Israel».
«The purpose of the bill is to consolidate the law on may 9 in Israel as a public holiday, still this provision was decorated only by a decision of the government of Israel» – has declared a press-the Secretary of Yisrael Beiteinu, Michael Feigin.
United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the third year in a row became the happiest state in the Arab world. The country occupied the 21st position in the world in the report 2017 World Happiness Report, commissioned by the UN, reports RIA Novosti. «We also took first place in the world for the satisfaction of residents from other countries,» – said the Prime Minister and Vice President of the UAE, ruler of Dubai Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum.
About whether the inevitable October 1917, says on pages «the Russian newspaper» Sergey Mironov, Chairman of party «Fair Russia», the head of fraction SR in the State Duma.
«It seems necessary to think about the lessons Pasteurella development, which quickly carried the country by October 17th. Of course, history has no subjunctive mood. October 17th – it is a reality, it is an integral page in the History of our country. And I’m willing to insist: this is a great page! At the same time, if we really want to learn something on the dramatic experience of the events of a century ago, we should try to examine objectively all existing alternatives, options and historic options,» – says Mironov.
«The question is, why break loose the tremendous energy of the masses, kind of, in the words of the Russian philosopher Semyon Frank, «all-Russian Pugachev of the XX century» was not able to ride any political force, except the Bolsheviks, who in February actually started almost from scratch — only with 20 thousand members of the party? There are a lot of reasons. But, in my opinion, one of the main that in 1917 in Russia was not yet really a Mature parliamentary democracy and multiparty system», – the politician.
Damascus explained its refusal to accept Staffan de Mistura – the UN envoy for Syria, accused of bias and the support of the opposition, the newspaper «Izvestia». This politician has for a long time criticized by the Syrian authorities, who accuse him of bias. This, as noted in conversation with journalists the member of the Committee of the Syrian Parliament’s Arab and international Affairs Saji Tama, is the real reason to visit Damascus ahead of the new round of talks in Geneva.