Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin canceled his visit to Iran, which was supposed to arrive on Monday for meetings with the Vice-President for science and technology Soranou Sattari and defense Minister Hossein Dekhana, the newspaper «Kommersant».
It was planned that in Tehran Rogozin will discuss prospects of bilateral cooperation, primarily in the aviation sector, raising the question of the procurement by Iran of Russian passenger planes. According to sources, the reason for the cancellation was disclosed by the Iranian side information about the upcoming visit of the official, though Moscow hopes to keep the trip secret.
«Pakistan has right of entry» is the title of another article in the same newspaper, which stated that the denial of us visa to the Islamic policy has provoked a diplomatic conflict. The head of the Pakistani Senate, Raza Rabbani has announced to boycott the meeting of the inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) held in new York under the auspices of the UN, and the cessation of contacts with visiting Islamabad members of Congress, diplomats, and representatives of the White house.
The reason for the demarche was the effective denial of an entry visa to the USA the Vice-speaker of the Senate Maulana Abdul gafoor, Haideri representing the radical Islamic party «Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam». Pakistan became the first Islamic state, a US ally who dared to engage in an open diplomatic conflict with the administration of President Donald trump.
Cancellation of Merkel’s visit to Israel related to the law on settlements, argues the Pro-Kremlin «Russian newspaper». The article says that the official reason for the cancellation of the visit is called preparing for the September elections in Germany.
But, as found by the Israeli media, the decision of the German politician took in the fact that in Germany, unhappy with the new law providing for the construction of Jewish settlements on expropriated private Palestinian land.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that after the liberation from militants of the Syrian city of al-Bab Ankara intends to continue the war with terrorists. The following objectives for the Turkish troops should be Manbij and raqqa – a stronghold of the Islamists in Syria, writes the same publication.
In addition, the President noted that there should be created a «safety zone» where they could hide refugees. On this area you can choose from like Turkey and the United States. It is assumed that it could occupy an area of 4-5 square kilometers. Erdogan also mentioned that the arrangement of such a zone will entail and the introduction of no-fly space over her mind against what like Damascus and Moscow, fearing that there will be able to escape the terrorists.
«Trump is selected from the migration trap» is the title of an article in «Nezavisimaya Gazeta», which States that the ban on the entry of Muslims caused the President of the United States serious damage. Donald trump has said it will continue attempts to restrict entry to US citizens from seven countries with a predominantly Muslim population, noting that the White house has developed several protection scenarios of the immigration Ordinance, which suspended the court, further appeal is possible before signing a new.
The total flow of migrants to United States risks increase: more and more refugees comes not from Muslim States and from Latin America. In response to the suspension by the court of administrative decree «On the protection of the country from the entry of foreign terrorists» trump said he was not going to give up. He assured supporters: victory in the confrontation with judges will remain with him.
Ukraine remains without an official holiday on may 9 this year – the bill prepared by the Institute of national remembrance and the spring should be considered by the Verkhovna Rada (VR). Experts predict, he will receive the support of MPs.
The document provides cancellation of the output not only Victory Day, but in the international women’s day on 8 March. The main idea is to organize the old Soviet and the new Ukrainian holidays and get off at «European level» by the number of holidays, the newspaper «Izvestia» with reference to the authors of the bill.
His opponents point to the fact that Ukraine is in parallel with the «glorification of Bandera» purposeful suppression of memory about the Soviet stage of history.
Russian writer Zakhar Prilepin gave an interview to the newspaper «Komsomolskaya Pravda», where he explained what prompted him to go to the Donbass to fight on the side of the separatists.
«The questions today I asked the journalists, again with the exception of one or two, discouraging and affecting some kind of emotional involvement in the subject. People, well the war is going, you at least once a month think about it? Well you are the media, and not fell from the sky. Ask: «What are the plans for your battalion?» It’s like, what are your plans for the summer? Answer. Plans: to capture the beaches of Thailand.» Ask: «Will you shoot?» Yes, on the beaches of Thailand tubes of champagne. Generally, I perform exclusively peacekeeping functions in the battalion. Other demand total pacifism».