Erkoreka acknowledges that some organizations have asked the Ertzaintza for “protection” due to the transport strike

pznkra grandson The Security adviser stresses that his department is aware of the situation and assures that it will take the necessary measures to “avoid incidents” The Minister of Security and First Deputy Lehendakari, Josu Erkoreka, acknowledged this Saturday morning that “some organizations” have asked the Ertzaintza for “support and protection” and to act on […]

Sberbank will refund customers the cost of commission for cash withdrawals abroad

Sberbank will return to customers the commission spent on cash withdrawals outside of Russia from March 6 to March 10, the press service of the credit institution reported. According to the data on the Sberbank website, the commission for cash withdrawals at other banks can be 0.75-1%, but not less than 100-150 rubles. The press […]

US announces blocking sanctions against Russian defense sector

The US authorities announced the introduction of blocking sanctions against the Russian defense sector, which will affect 22 organizations, TASS reports citing a statement by the White House press service. “As a result of these measures, Russian companies involved in the development and production of weapons will incur significant costs. In general, the sanctions will […]

The Prosecutor General’s Office reminded the Russians of the criminal liability for treason

Providing financial, consulting and other assistance to foreign states and organizations in activities against Russia’s security entails criminal liability, the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office said. The department recalled that the Russian armed forces are conducting a “special operation to protect the DPR and LPR.” “It must be taken into account that the provision of financial, […]

Japan will limit the issuance of visas to Russians and freeze the assets of individuals and organizations from the Russian Federation

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced sanctions against Russia over its military operation in Ukraine. In particular, Tokyo imposes a ban on issuing visas to Russians and freezes the assets of individuals and organizations from Russia. In addition, the export of products to organizations from the Russian Federation associated with the military sector will be […]

Roskosmos suspended cooperation with the EU at the Kourou spaceport due to sanctions

Roskosmos suspends cooperation with European partners in organizing space launches from the Kourou cosmodrome in French Guiana and recalls personnel, the director general of the state corporation Roscosmos said. “In response to EU sanctions against our enterprises, Roskosmos is suspending cooperation with European partners in organizing space launches from the Kourou cosmodrome and withdrawing its […]

WHO assessed the prospects for continuing inspections on Sputnik V

Experts from the World Health Organization (WHO) will continue inspections of the production of the Sputnik V vaccine scheduled for March in case of permission from the UN security service and depending on the development of the situation in the region, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the WHO press service. “On-site inspections are planned […]

Inconsistent pacifism // Anti-war demonstrations took place in St. Petersburg

During the day of February 24, after Russia launched what the country’s leadership called a “special operation in Ukraine,” residents in the Russian regions began to take to the streets in anti-war protests. In St. Petersburg, citizens stood in single pickets, in connection with which at least seven people were detained. At 6 pm, a […]

The Russians took a record amount of microloans

In the fourth quarter of 2021, the Russians took out 11.2 million microloans for 150.9 billion rubles, RBC reported, citing statistics from the Mir self-regulatory organization. The indicator became a record. In annual terms, the indicator increased by 117.9% – the largest increase since 2019. The volume of new microloans increased by 85.1% in annual […]