Vladimir Putin has appropriated 4,6mln roubles (about $150,000) from the Russian Federation Presidential reserve fund for the accomplishment of the Volkhovsky orphanage reconstruction in the Orel region.
According to the presidential instructions shared with RIA Novosti by the Kremlin press-service, the President ordered the regional administration to supervise the purposeful spending of the allocated money and to submit a report on the purposeful spending of the means to the Presidential administration.
The face of USA's First Lady Melania Trump after her handshake with Russian President Putin has received a lot of attention in social media
Moscow is trying to stop Balkan countries from entering NATO. Greece eventually took measures against Russia, even though Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had earlier said that Russia was Greece's strategic partner
The Ukrainian government refuses to abode by its obligations, rejects a peaceful resolution of the conflict, and disregards its own people, the president said