The State Duma passed the bill on amendments to the Criminal Code and the Criminal Proceedings Code of Russia on the second and third readings today. The bill provides for new sanctions for illegal use of a trademark by a group of persons in agreement or by an organized group, as follows: a fine equal to 400-800 minimum wages, or to a wage or other income for a period of 4-8 months, or 4-6 months under arrest, or imprisonment for up to 5 years. 346 deputies voted for this bill, no deputies voted against it or abstained from voting.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18