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Zelensky discussed with Lukashenko extradition of the detained Russians

The presidents of Ukraine and Belarus, Vladimir Zelensky and Alexander Lukashenko discussed during a telephone conversation the question of extradition of the detained in Minsk Russians. Relevant information distributed by the office of the Ukrainian leader.

Zelensky expressed hope that the detained Russians will give the official Kiev. The head of state expressed confidence that the detainee "will not be able to avoid just punishment."

In the state Duma praised Lukashenka's statement about "fire to Vladivostok"

Nothing wrong with Russia, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said. This opinion, as reported by the RBC, expressed the head of the State Duma Committee on CIS Affairs Leonid Kalashnikov, commenting on the statement of the Belarusian leader made during his address to the nation.

"As for his (Lukashenko – Ed. ed.) remarks in relation to the detainees, I believe that nothing offensive was said," said the MP.

Turkey has promised not to raise prices for the holidays this season

The prices in Turkish hotels after the resumption of air links with Russia will remain the same as last year, said RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation of hoteliers of Turkey, Sururi Corabatir.

Russia from August 1, resumed flights from the UK, Turkey and Tanzania. From this date began flights to such Turkish cities as Ankara and Istanbul from the 10th of August, will resume flights to the resort of Antalya, Bodrum and Dalaman.

Russia resumes flights abroad

Russia on Saturday resumes flights abroad after a long break due to pandemic coronavirus. From 1 August you can fly to the UK and Turkey, and in Tanzania, which is also in the list of allowed departure countries, while flight no.

Russia on the background of the pandemic coronavirus as of March 27, stopped regular and Charter flights with other countries with a few exceptions, including export flights from abroad. During this period, air travel has dropped significantly — especially international. For example, in June, on international routes were transported 40,3 thousand people or 0.7% from last year.

Lawyers detained in Belarus Russians have given a subscription about nondisclosure

A group of Russians detained in Belarus, provided by attorneys, they are under a gag order, told RIA Novosti on Friday, press Secretary of the Belarusian Republican bar Association (BRCA) Daria Superca.

"The Russians detained in Belarus, provided the lawyers. Each of the detainees under the law have the opportunity to realize their right to protection, and the opportunity they were given. The defenders gave a subscription to disclose data of preliminary investigation" - has told a press-the Secretary BRKA.

In the Kremlin told about the detainees in Belarus Russians

Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov has declared that, most likely, the detainees in Belarus Russians — employees of a private security company who were in the Republic in transit and missed the flight.

According to Peskov, Moscow is concerned that Belarus has still not justified the detention of the Russians.

It turned out, how many tourists will be able to vacation in Turkey this year

The number of Russian tourists in Turkey by the end of 2020 will halve compared to last year and amount to no more than 3-3,5 thousand people, this forecast leads to the Association of tour operators of Russia (ATOR).

The number of tourists from Russia, the biggest incoming market to fall two times. "If in 2019 Turkey was visited by around seven million Russians, this year — in the optimistic scenario will be around 3-3,5 million people," — said in the Association.

Human rights activists said about 63-thousand rally in support of Tikhanovski

In a rally in support of a candidate for the office of President of Belarus Svetlana Tikhanovski in Minsk took part no fewer than 63 thousand people, States in his Telegram-channel human rights center "Spring".

Official information on the number who took part in the action yet.

The Russian foreign Ministry responded to the arrest of the Russians in Belarus

Odious interpretation of the official Minsk to the detention of citizens of the Russian Federation does not hold water. This statement was made by Russian foreign Ministry.

The foreign Ministry stressed that the intention to expose the incident as foreign interference in the internal Affairs of Belarus, called "at least puzzling."

The ROC is glad for the resumption of services at the monastery of Panagia Sumela in Turkey

In the Russian Orthodox Church will rejoice over the resumption of worship after the restoration of the Orthodox monastery of Sumela in Turkey, although to bless the faithful pilgrimage to the ancient abode will be possible only after the restoration of Eucharistic communion with Constantinople, said RIA Novosti Deputy head of the Department for external Church relations (DECR) of the Moscow Patriarchate Archpriest Nikolai Balashov.

This week, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that his country protects the cultural heritage of Christianity, citing as example the restoration of one of the world's oldest Orthodox monasteries of Panagia Sumela in Trabzon province in northeast Turkey. Patriarch Bartholomew thanked on the phone to Erdogan for the restoration of the monastery, which was due to open after restoration.

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