President Ruslan Aushev of Ingushetia, Russian Federation republic in the North Caucasus, will not run for the third presidential term. The incumbent president said that at a congress of the peoples of Ingushetia. The constitution must be observed, said President Aushev adding that the republic needs a new president, new blood. "This, however, does not mean I am leaving the republic, the president said. I will stay with my people". Ruslan Aushev called the nation to take a quiet attitude to this decision of his and not to try to persuade him to change it.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said