The collection of signatures in favor of the referendum on the Chechen republic's constitution "is to become the most important factor of political settlement in the Chechen republic and to include its population in political processes allowing to increase the efficiency of the counter-terrorist operation".
The opinion was voiced by Russian Minister for National Policy Vladimir Zorin, who commented to journalists on the completion of the signature collection on Friday. /13,200 signatures have been collected, with only 12,000 being necessary/.
The collection of signatures testifies "to the population's wish to participate in the settlement" that should be "taken into account by experts and politicians, even abroad", the minister believes.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year