YouTube blocked the account of the network edition of "Tsargrad" and the eponymous TV channel, the publication intends to go to court, said in a statement on the official website of the TV channel.
"Lock "Constantinople" on YouTube occurred suddenly on the night of 28 July. Now, while the situation up to the end not clear, instead of the official channel with high-quality video content, YouTube shows for our audience black cap", - stated in the message.
Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich on Thursday called unacceptable the attack on the American police on the film crew of the First channel in Portland and urged Washington to ensure the proper attitude towards journalists in accordance with international obligations.
Earlier, Russian journalists were attacked by American police while covering protests in Portland. They filmed a report about the riots, which was besieged by the local court. The building housed the Federal law enforcement forces entered the city, despite the dissatisfaction of the local authorities. Both attacked the journalist was with the badges with the inscription "Press".
Kiev in the contact group on settlement in Donbass only pretends to negotiate, but in fact continues to sabotage Minsk agreement, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
Earlier, the Parliament of Ukraine appointed on 25 October, the next local elections the relevant draft resolution was supported by 326 parliamentarians when the required minimum of 226 votes, while the elections will not take place in uncontrolled Kiev territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
In Kyiv is actively preparing a military scenario of solving the problem of Donbass, this is evidenced by the recent statements of the Ukrainian authorities, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
According to him, increasingly there are attempts by Ukrainian officials to escalate war hysteria. So, despite actually launched a campaign of preparation for the scheduled for the autumn local elections again operated hackneyed myth of the "external threat".
USA announced plans on the transfer of Kiev weapons and military equipment totaling approximately $ 600 million, said Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
According to him, the special monitoring mission of OSCE in Ukraine (SMM) captures new victims among the civilian population and the destruction of the shelling in the Donbass.
Amendments in article of the Constitution of Ukraine concerning the free development, use and protection in the country of the Russian language is impossible as there are many Russian-speaking citizens, said the head of the political Council of the parliamentary faction "the Opposition platform For life" Viktor Medvedchuk.
In mid-January of the current year the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the law "About complete General secondary education", which significantly reduces learning in schools in minority languages, including Russian. In March, President Vladimir Zelensky law was signed. Russia called on international human rights institutions of the UN, OSCE and Council of Europe to give an adequate assessment to actions of the Ukrainian authorities in connection with the discrimination of the Russian language.
Weapons, military equipment, equipment and ammunition — the Pentagon continues to equip, Shoe and clothe the Ukrainian army. The state Department approved the sale of 16 patrol boats on a record amount of $ 600 million. The U.S. Embassy in the Ukrainian capital announced the delivery of anti-tank missile systems Javelin, radios and other military equipment for 60 million. About how and why Washington is arming Kiev — in the material RIA Novosti.
Just with 2014, the United States spent on strengthening the Ukrainian defense almost half a billion dollars. Only this year has allocated 300 million, and 100 on lethal weapons. However, for 16 patrol boats Mark VI Kiev will have to pay.
Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich on Thursday called on the official Riga "to stop political censorship", and the representative on freedom of the media and the high Commissioner on national minorities to respond to the limitation of broadcasting of Russian TV channels in Latvia.
The Saeima in the third reading adopted a bill that significantly restricts broadcasting in cable networks of the Republic of Russian channels, some of the most popular among local audiences. Under the bill, in packages of cable operators 80% of the content should initially be created in one of the official languages of the European Union. The relevant amendments for consideration by the Parliament gave the President of Latvia Mr. Egils Levits. He believes that limiting the broadcast in Russian will help to fight the spread of Kremlin rhetoric. The amendment limiting the broadcasting of Russian TV channels in Latvia will come into force on 1 July 2021.
U.S. authorities on June 16 gave APU a regular military cargo in the amount of $ 60 million, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
"According to the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine, 16 June, the American authorities gave APU a regular military cargo, including walkie-talkies, ammunition and warheads to the missile complexes in the amount of $ 60 million. In the implementation of the previous supply of us military cargo in may this year was not hidden that he will be sent to Eastern Ukraine for military operations," - said the Russian diplomat at the meeting of the OSCE permanent Council.
Moscow is concerned about military biological activity of the USA in laboratories dual-use located in Ukraine and in Georgia, said Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
At the meeting of the OSCE permanent Council Lukashevich drew attention to the activities of bioepilyatsii laboratories dual purpose, created by the United States in the OSCE area. In particular, we are talking about foreign military biological activity in Georgia, primarily on the basis of the Center named Lugar in the village Alekseevka near Tbilisi, and also more than ten similar in purpose objects on the territory of Ukraine.
Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich on Thursday called on the organization to exert influence on Kiev to Ukrainian authorities moved to the practical implementation of the Minsk agreements on the settlement of the crisis in the East of the country.
According to him, instead focused on compromise and speedy resolution, the Ukrainian authorities decided only to simulate the "revival" of the negotiation process.
Director of the Institute for medical Parasitology, tropical and vector-borne diseases name martynovskogo sechenovskiy University Alexander Lukashev in an interview with the Agency urban news "Moscow" said, what is the risk of the use of air conditioning during dissemination of coronavirus infection.
According to the scientist, because of the operation, additional air flows, which can carry the virus for a distance exceeding 1.5 meters. The Lukashev stressed that the conditioning in this case are no different from fans and even normal draft. According to experts, air conditioners safer than the fans.
Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich called the manifestation of unwarranted cruelty targeted spraying by police of Minneapolis pepper spray in the face of the correspondent of RIA Novosti, Mikhail Turgiev.
"The Russian foreign Ministry already assessed the actions of the police, who used rubber bullets and tear gas against members of the media. Repeat that is considered as a manifestation of unwarranted cruelty targeted spraying by police of Minneapolis pepper spray in the face of the correspondent of RIA Novosti, Mikhail Turgiev, despite the clear identification of him as a journalist", - said Lukashevich on the online meeting of the OSCE permanent Council.
The current crisis in the United States negates claims of Washington's moral leadership in the field of human rights, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
"Excessive use of force by US police is a worrying indicator showing systemic failures in ensuring the constitutional rights of American citizens. Accusations of police racism, excessive use of force regularly heard in local and foreign media. As you know, in most cases, abused by guards in the United States is exposed to African-Americans, such as George Floyd. However, official statistics of violations, including murder, committed by law enforcement officers in the performance of official duties, countrywide deliberately not conducted", - said Lukashevich on the online meeting of the OSCE permanent Council.
The Ukrainian military on rail nodes pull together in the Donbas whole range of weapons. necessary for the conduct of and cover of active hostilities, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
According to him, Kyiv continues to pull heavy weapons, tanks and military equipment to areas in the immediate vicinity of the line of contact in Donbas, as can be seen in the published the special monitoring mission of OSCE in Ukraine monitoring of railway junctions.
Tensions around the work of the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE in Ukraine may affect its ability to realistic analysis said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
"We are very concerned about creating tension around the work of SMM. Its employees continue to work bravely in difficult conditions. The twenty-ninth of may a hundred meters from the patrol mission, follow through with the militia checkpoint in the Youth, there was an explosion, observers felt the shock wave. A nearby militia were also forced to seek shelter. At the same time note with regret that the mission did not find the courage to publicly provide information about the nature of this incident that was clearly mortar fire from positions of the Ukrainian military," - said Lukashevich on the online meeting of the OSCE permanent Council.
The Western patrons of Kiev do not pay attention to manifestations of neo-Nazism and xenophobia in Ukraine, and the recent evidence of violent acts by nationalists and is not reflected in the report of Joint monitoring mission of the OSCE, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the organization of Alexander Lukashevich.
"Unfortunately, at this stage it is necessary to observe only the indulgence Russophobic and nationalist manifestations in the political life of Ukraine", - said Lukashevich, the text of the speech which the online session of the OSCE Permanent Council leads the website of the Russian foreign Ministry.
Moscow was disappointed by the lack of response of the guarantors of the Minsk agreements - France and Germany - the destructive position of Kiev on the settlement in the Donbass, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
According to Lukashevich, Deputy Prime Minister for reintegration Mr. Reznikov said earlier that the Minsk agreements requires a certain "modernization, if not actually rewriting", and stressed that these views are shared by the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, the head of the office of the President Andrey Ermak and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine in the Contact group Leonid Kuchma. Furthermore, Kiev recently took the line by squeezing out of the negotiating process of representatives of certain regions of Donbass.
Special monitoring mission of OSCE in Ukraine reported that the number of violations of the ceasefire regime in the Donbas over the past week rose 50%, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative at the organization of Alexander Lukashevich.
According to him, the number of victims of the military operation of Kiev "grows" as you ease quarantine restrictions in connection with the coronavirus in the country are increasingly about themselves began to claim adherents of radical nationalist ideas, and on this background the situation in the Donbass significantly worsened.