This Friday the U.S. Supreme court will deliver a verdict in the case of a Russian Novel Seleznev, the son of the Deputy of the state Duma from LDPR Valery Seleznev, whose arrest in the Maldives with the subsequent issuance of the U.S. caused a wide resonance in the homeland, the newspaper «Kommersant».
The son of the Deputy, the jury unanimously found guilty on 38 counts: fraud, intentional damage to a protected computer, obtaining secret information, possession of over 15 unauthorized devices to access secure computer networks and theft of personal information under aggravating circumstances. Prosecutors demanded the maximum penalty is 30 years imprisonment, the defense asks the court to go beyond the lower limit considering the positive characteristics of the personality of the convicted person.
U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson said the agreement on the peaceful nature of Iran’s nuclear program have failed, said on Thursday the same publication. Joint comprehensive plan of action adopted in 2015, «only postpones» transformation of the country into a nuclear power.
According to the head of the state Department, the nuclear ambitions of Tehran continues to pose a major threat to peace and security of the planet. To develop further the policy against Iran, the us leadership will take about three months.
The administration of former President Barack Obama «lied to Ankara», continuing cooperation with the Kurdistan workers ‘ party (PKK), banned in Turkey and in the United States, claimed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in an interview with the Qatari TV channel Al Jazeera, writes «Rossiyskaya Gazeta».
«We had an agreement about the PKK with Obama, but Obama lied to us. I hope that the administration of Donald trump wouldn’t do the same», – leads edition of the words of the Turkish leader.
A trilateral meeting involving Russia, the US and the UN in resolving the Syrian crisis will be postponed, said the special envoy of the UN Secretary General on Syria Staffan de Mistura. Earlier it was planned that the talks will be held on April 24.
Instead, de Mistura will hold a «very rich» bilateral meeting with Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Gennady Gatilov, according to another article in the same publication.
«Against Navalny and Khodorkovsky was a new wave of blackmail» – is the title of an article in «Nezavisimaya Gazeta», the authors note that under the sanitation campaign are already covered not only the opposition but also representatives of rival factions in the government.
Another film with incriminating evidence against the opposition, according to NG, is preparing for one of the Federal TV channels. In the «Open Russia» (PR) Mikhail Khodorkovsky announced the persecution of their activists by people with cameras. However, in the stuffing complain and close to the government scientists. Began a campaign to discredit Alexey Navalny – a number of network media reported on the millions of rubles to the accounts of his associates, and the policy was compared to Hitler.
Russia will never join the us-led coalition: Moscow urges West to act together against terrorism in Syria, but on legal grounds, said in article published on Thursday, Pro-Kremlin newspaper Izvestia.
Russia will never join the international anti-terror coalition on Syria under the auspices of the United States, despite occasionally received offers from Western politicians. Such a definite decision is due, primarily, to the fact that the coalition is illegitimate, the magazine writes, citing two sources in the Russian diplomatic circles.
«Moscow will never go into a coalition under U.S. auspices. We’ve explained to our partners in closed meetings. Arguing that their actions are illegitimate in Syria. We did offer to join them, but the main condition was the presidency of Washington on the issue of terrorism. We are also not ready to go», – the newspaper quoted one of the sources.
«Putin insulted the American journalist dismissed» – so titled a message of resignation Fox News host bill O’reilly, the newspaper «Komsomolskaya truth». While the authors do not hide that the TV star was forced to resign in connection with allegations of sexual harassment, which has complained several women.
«Despite the outrage on both sides of the ocean, to apologize to the Kremlin O’reilly refused. But now the fate of his hero – former assistant bill Jamie green, has accused the star of TV journalism in sexy domagatelstva» – so explain this story to the journalists of KP.