The government of Denmark has refused to ban the so-called World Congress of Chechens to open today in Copenhagen as had been demanded by the Foreign Ministry of Russia. Commenting on this during his interview with Berlingske Tidende, Danish Foreign Minister, Per Stig Meller said Copenhagen would not budge to Moscow's push and continued saying that 'We have no way of interfering with a privately called congress'.
As soon as Mr. Meller had received Moscow's protest note, he called a meeting of the parliamentary Committee on Foreign Policies to consider the situation. Every parliamentary faction supported Minister Meller in his decision to allow the Chechen congress to go ahead.
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