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In Greece, two Russian sailors were given for 253 years in prison

. In Greece, two sailors from Russia was sentenced to 253 years in prison for transporting illegal migrants and human trafficking. About it RBC have informed the Vice-President of the Russian branch of the International Committee for the protection of human rights Ivan Melnikov.

According to him, for every illegal immigrant they have received from seven to 12 years in prison. Punishment added time for other crimes.

The state Duma will request information about the problems with school food in the regions

The state Duma Committee for education and science asked the government to explain why regions do not adjust the limits of budget funds for the free hot meals for schoolchildren and not concluded the relevant agreements, the relevant legal order, the chamber was supported at the meeting on Thursday.

Russian President Vladimir Putin in the message to the Federal Assembly in January 2020 stated that all primary school children in Russia will be provided with free hot meals. Relevant Federal law the President signed March 1, it entered into force on 1 may.

Russia has increased the age limit of rectors of universities to 70 years

Amendments to the Labour code, increasing the age limit of rectors of state universities and heads of scientific organizations from 65 to 70, come into force from Wednesday.

In may, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the Federal law increasing from 65 to 70 years the age limit for heads and zamrukovoditelja educational institutions of higher education and scientific organizations.