This Friday, February 26, in Iran the election of the Parliament and of the Council of experts – the two key authorities, defining domestic and foreign policy of the country. First after the signing of the nuclear agreement and the lifting of international sanctions Tehran expression will give an answer to the question: if the Iranians approve of the President-reformer Hassan Rouhani?
According to the newspaper «Kommersant», the day before the vote, Iran’s conservatives have resolved to fight the President and his team, urging voters not to give the supporters of the new course control of the Parliament and the Council of experts, election of the spiritual leader of the country. The Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is the main face of the Iranian hierarchy in fact supported the Orthodox, calling the main task of the new Parliament the opposition to «foreign superpowers.»
Breakthrough agreements between Russia and the U.S. on the issue of the truce in Syria have been marred by claims of Washington about the existence of emergency action plan in case if Russia will violate the terms of consensus. A scenario in which attempts to cease fire in Syria and launch the process of political settlement will fail, does not exclude that Washington will put fighting on the ground of the Syrian opposition the intelligence to devise better strategy of defense against the attacks of the Russian VC, according to the same magazine.
The hawks stepped up the pressure on President Barack Obama to adopt preventive measures against Moscow in case of failure to fulfill its assumed obligations. In Russia, however, were skeptical about these statements, urging US to focus on the implementation of the plan And that each party, despite the difficulties encountered, may still chalk up as a major diplomatic victory.
Plans to create a buffer zone in Syria exacerbate the crisis and cause uneasiness in Russia. On Thursday said the special representative of the Russian President for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Mikhail Bogdanov at the meeting of the international club «Valdai» on middle East issues, according to «Rossiyskaya Gazeta».
«Deeply concerned at the steps which could lead to further aggravated the Syrian crisis, — said Bogdanov. In particular, this applies to attempts to implement the idea of creating a buffer zone on the Syrian-Turkish border, and knocking together some blocks for a land operation,» said the official.
Valery Masters, expert of the Russian-Polish center for dialogue and reconciliation, explains on pages «the Independent newspaper» who and why needed to stir up the past and cast a shadow on the leader of the Solidarity movement and Nobel prize winner Lech Walesa.
It’s only been a few days, as 82-year-old widow who died in November last year powerful man in the NDP which Kisaka – intelligence chief, interior Minister and a close aide Wojciech Jaruzelski, has ventured to take out the skeletons out of the closet better and earn them. The archive of her husband Mrs. Maria estimated at 20 thousand Euro. With this proposal it came to the IEF.
Notifying the visitor that this archive is public property, and therefore bought, the staff of the INPE immediately left for her home address and conducted a search and seized every last piece of paper. Including a note with the instruction of the master: «Please publish no earlier than five years after the death of Lech Walesa’s» The hasty action of the famous historian Professor Andrzej paczkowski expressed this way: «to Discredit Walesa – an element of political struggle» the Current charges Walesa in cooperation with the secret services again split the Polish society. Some almost chest to protect living legend. Others from the camp of the ruling party «Law and justice», trumpeting about the need to «search for historical truth».
Famous Russian politician Elena Mizulina, Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation and state construction, expressed his opinion about the proposal to allow the sale of alcohol near children’s institutions. In an article published by the newspaper «Izvestia», she called it «odious» and «criminal.»
«I have long been aware of the existence of a malicious campaign on the soldering of the population. In many regions of the country the stores are flooded with counterfeit alcohol, which often leads to serious health consequences. Everywhere in the stalls and shops you can buy hawthorn tincture, other types of alcoholic liquors, which should actually be sold strictly on prescription. The Ministry of health promised to «deal» with these extracts, and to prohibit the retail sale, but still – nothing. I consider it necessary to prohibit the sale of alcoholic liquors without a prescription».
Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko, which in Russia is accused of the death of journalists in the Donbass, will not be able to require a jury trial – despite the fact that the constitutional court declared: the rule which did not allow women to choose the court, is discriminatory. But even after its abolition, the Ukrainian will not be able to qualify for a trial with a jury, writes «Komsomolskaya Pravda».
«Women accused of homicide part 2 of article 105 of the criminal code, may apply for consideration of their cases by a jury, if at the time the judgment of the constitutional court trial on them is not appointed yet», – quotes the edition of the Chairman of the COP Valery Zorkin.