After Argentina and Brazil crisis lipopolysaccha ideas lдобрался to Venezuela. Following the results of parliamentary elections won by the oppositional Block «democratic unity» (BDE). The key reason for the failure of chavistas and economic crisis, which resulted in a severe shortage of essential commodities. The foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation before the vote, warned that during the elections can not do without «destructive interference». Russian experts predict the beginning of revision of bilateral agreements, wrote on Tuesday the newspaper «Kommersant».
Scheduled for mid-December peace talks between the conflicting parties in Yemen was in jeopardy. The opposition supporters have lost control of the situation in the country, President Abd-rabbu Mansour Hadi seized power with the rebels-Houthis out of the movement «Ansar Allah» intervened the terrorist group «Islamic state» — she took responsibility for the death of the Governor of the Yemeni province of Aden. Experts warn that due to the possible failure of attempts of peaceful settlement of the situation in Yemen, the southern Arabian Peninsula could turn into another full-fledged branch of the terrorist group «Islamic state», where it acts in accordance with the interests of their covert ally of Saudi Arabia, stated in another article for the same publication.
The price of Brent crude remains near the lowest levels seen in recent years. On the morning of Tuesday, December 8, at the barrel gave no more than 41 to the dollar to 5 cents. Thus, after a small rebound of quotations again have gone below 41 to the dollar, according to «Rossiyskaya Gazeta».
Low oil prices can persist for a long period, I believe Western experts. But the Minister of economic development of Russia Alexei Ulyukayev believes that in 2016 the price of a barrel reaches $ 50.
The US has long turned a blind eye to the illegal extraction and trade of oil by is militants and was not in a hurry to strike at the terrorist infrastructure. About it writes today of the WG with reference to an article in the Washington Times entitled «the Russia of the right: the White house helped the IG in the smuggling and sale of oil».
Author Todd wood notes that evidence of this is the statement that made a number of high-ranking U.S. officials in response to the report of the Ministry of defense of Russia, where he cited evidence of smuggling oil through Turkish-Syrian border.
According to the analytical center of Yuri Levada, most Russians (85%) say that for them it is better to be a citizen of Russia than any other country in the world. This indicator has grown considerably in three years (from 70% in 2012), reports news Agency «Interfax». That Russia better than most other countries, believe 59% of respondents (16% do not think so), although in 2012 this indicator was at the level of 48% (17% respectively). Now only 18% agree with the statement that «in Russia these things that make me feel shame for her.» Disagree with this statement 55% of Russians.
Pro-government newspaper «Izvestia» published an article entitled «Khodorkovsky may become a defendant in several criminal cases», which States: in addition to involvement in the murder of mayor of Nefteyugansk Vladimir Petukhov, ex-head of Yukos is suspected in several killings and attempted. A law enforcement source told the staff izdaniya that in the last decade of Khodorkovsky and other top Yukos managers suspected of involvement in a series of murders in which the investigation is now being actively pursued.
In particular, investigators have questions to Khodorkovsky in the murder of spouses Sergey and Olga Gorynych, the assassination of the head of the company «East petroleum» Evgeny Rybin and his guards Evgeny Filippov and Alexey Ivanov, the head of Department on public relations of the mayoralty of Moscow Olga Kostin, the Manager of «Rosprom» Victor Kolesov.
Recall that in the framework of the YUKOS affair sentenced 31 people, including Lebedev and Khodorkovsky. About forty are still in the international wanted list.
Republic of Crimea decided to break ties with sister cities in Turkey after the incident with the Russian su-24 bomber,. This writes the same news, citing the head of the region Sergey Aksenov. «Crimean city unilaterally sever ties with sister cities in Turkey», he said on his page on the social network Twitter. The sister city of Eskisehir is Simferopol, Yalta – Antalya, Kerch – Canakkale, Sak – Fethiye, Evpatoria – Silifke, reminds news Agency RIA Novosti.
Public chamber of Russia has prepared a brochure with illustrations called «a Terrible force ISIL», intended for parents and teachers, which aims to identify young people among those who got into the network recruiters, writes «Komsomolskaya Pravda».