Russian President Vladimir Putin has today held discussions with key ministers over the Ministry of Emergency Situations' work to set up a camp in Iran for Iraqi refugees. Sergei Shoigu, the Minister for Emergency Situations, told the President that the final delivery of equipment to Iran was made yesterday. The ministry intends to set up a camp for 5,000 people. A final decision on the camp's location will be taken today. The ministry is also prepared for the second stage of its humanitarian operation - sending medical personnel to the camp to help prevent any epidemics from arising.
Vladimir Putin drew attention to the increase in the number of victims of the Iraqi conflict and also to captured soldiers. He expressed the hope that Iraq would meet all international requirements concerning prisoners of war.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part