Foreign artists working in Russia and subsequently watering it with dirt, should be prohibited entry into the country, said the head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov.
The Senator noted that in respect of such persons need the same restrictive measures, as well as against anti-Russian foreign policy.
The amendments in the Constitution will require amendments to the Federal constitutional laws on the judiciary, the government and the adoption of several new laws, for example, the state Council, said the head of the Duma Committee on state construction and legislation Pavel Krasheninnikov.
"We have the amendments to Federal constitutional laws: we have six FKZ related to the judiciary, we have FKZ about the government, it is very important because it will apply to both the government and the State Duma and the Federation Council, because the formation of the government... we Have constitutional law on the Commissioner for human rights, that applies to Federal constitutional laws", - he said .
The Federation Council at session on Wednesday has approved a law, which establishes the right of the government to defer the introduction of mandatory labelling for a number of drugs for 3-6 months.
The document provides for the creation of the Federal register of citizens having right to provide pharmaceuticals, medical products and specialized nutritional at the expense of means of the Federal budget and budgets of subjects of the Russian Federation.
The lack of the slightest progress in the implementation of the Minsk agreements by Kiev causes of talk about the possible occurrence of the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk national republics in structure of Russia, said the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko.
"Such conversations occur on the background of the fact that nothing is happening in the peaceful settlement of the situation in the DNI and LC. Unfortunately, today there is no will or other circumstances, but we do not see the slightest progress on the part of Ukraine in the implementation of the Minsk agreements", - she told reporters.
The Federation Council ratified on Wednesday the Treaty on friendly relations and comprehensive strategic partnership with Mongolia.
The document was signed in Ulaanbaatar on 3 July 2019.
In the Scenarios intend to study the world experience in combating the "gray" wages legally wages must be beneficial to employers and employees, said the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on budget and fenningham Anatoly Artamonov.
The Senator held a roundtable on the theme: "Gray" wages: problems and ways of their solution".
The state Duma adopted in the first reading the draft law on administrative punishment of officials for rudeness.
The authors of the initiative made by the Secretary of the General Council of the party "United Russia", Vice-speaker of the Federation Council Andrey Turchak and the head of the Duma Committee on the information policy Alexander Khinshtein.
The state Duma Committee on state construction and legislation, will develop a list of insults to the second reading of the draft on punishment for officials for rudeness, said a member of the Committee Viktor Pinsky (United Russia).
The state Duma on Tuesday adopted in the first reading the draft law on fines of up to 150 thousand rubles for the rudeness of the officials. The authors of the initiative made by the Secretary of the General Council of the party United Russia, Deputy speaker of the Federation Council Andrey Turchak and the head of the Duma Committee on the information policy Alexander Khinshtein.
The Federation Council will discuss with the CEC the question of the observance of the "day of silence" before the elections, said RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrey Klishas.
The question of the observance of the "day of silence" before the election is relevant for the discussion of legislators and experts, has previously stated RIA Novosti the head of the CEC of the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova. According to her, in a number of countries have abandoned the "day of silence" as "to ensure full compliance very difficult."
Russia should respond to the new anti-Russian sanctions London, and to include in its sanctions list of the highest officials of great Britain, said to RIA Novosti Senator Oleg Morozov.
On Monday, Britain published a list of individuals and organizations, whom it accuses of human rights violation. The list included 25 Russians, whom London considers implicated in the death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky in 2009, as well as 20 Saudis suspected of involvement in the murder of opposition journalist Jamal Casucci. The list also includes two generals from Myanmar and two North Korean structure, accused of torture, murder and the use of prison labor. All the defendants in the list are denied entry to the UK, the authorities will freeze all their assets if any will be detected in the United Kingdom.
Russia will retaliate for the British "Magnitsky list", the specific settings will determine the relevant departments, told RIA Novosti on Monday a member of the international Committee of the Federation Council Alexei Kondratiev.
Earlier, the UK published its "Magnitsky list", which included the head of the UK Alexander Bastrykin, representatives of law enforcement bodies of the Russian Federation.
Countries of the Euro-Atlantic region, despite the demands Moscow to stop attempts to interfere in the internal Affairs, their comments on the amendments to the Constitution of Russia continued destructive for bilateral relations practice, said the Deputy Director of the Department of information and press of the Russian foreign Ministry Ilya Timokhov.
"Unfortunately, despite our numerous requests to stop the illegal attempt to interfere in the internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, euroatlantische continued this destructive for bilateral relations and global stability practices in violation of fundamental international legal norms. This time we noticed that the representatives of the Executive authorities in the UK, Germany and France, apparently, considering we have taken decisive action to respond to their subversive activities in the summer of 2019, in the public space acted much more careful," he said Timokhov, speaking in the Federation Council.
Russia faced enormous pressure from abroad in the course of preparation, holding and summarizing the results of nationwide voting on amendments to the Constitution, said a member of the Central election Commission of the Russian Federation Alexander Klyukin.
"I want to say about the difference, which is very typical for this vote in our country. It is due to the unprecedented, absolutely tremendous pressure during the preparation, during, counting, and even today all countries, which suggests that we incorrectly did something. This was not in 1993, exactly... TV, radio, Newspapers, networks filled with revelations and lies," said Klyukin at meeting of temporary Commission of the Federation Council for the protection of the sovereignty and prevent interference in the internal Affairs of the Russian Federation.
The Commission of the Federation Council on the protection of sovereignty is going until October 1 to prepare amendments to the legislation on the protection of Russia from outside interference, said the head of the Committee Andrey Klimov.
"Before October 1 with the participation of experts and stakeholders to develop proposals of a legislative nature aimed at strengthening the protection of the Russian state and society from any attempts of intervention from abroad in our sovereign Affairs," - said Klimov at the Commission meeting on Monday following the vote on the Constitution.
Russia intends to intensify the common tasks in the field of practical cooperation and challenges in the international arena with Mongolia on the basis of the Treaty on friendly relations and comprehensive strategic partnership, said the Director of the first Department of Asian Affairs of Russia Georgy Zinoviev.
Earlier, the State Duma ratified the Treaty on friendly relations and comprehensive strategic partnership between Russia and Mongolia. The international Committee of the Federation Council at session on Monday recommended the house to ratify the document, the senators will consider it on Wednesday. The draft law was submitted to the Duma by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Mongolia looks positively to the invitation to join the activities of the CSTO, said the Director of the first Department of Asian Affairs of Russia Georgy Zinoviev.
The CSTO includes Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Tajikistan.
The Senator from the Crimean region, a member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Sergei Tsekov said that Crimea does not need the recognition of their status in the Turkey as for the Crimeans, the most important recognition is the recognition and support of Russia.
Earlier, the Ukrainian media reported that the Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu said that his country supports the territorial integrity of Ukraine, does not recognize and does not recognize "the illegal annexation of Crimea". According to him, this fundamental position will never change. The statement was made at a joint press conference with Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmitry Coleby in the framework of his working visit to Turkey.
Arkhangelsk regional Assembly of deputies in the Duma introduced a project that proposes to give the workers of the fire service, rescuers of rescue services and formations of the RF subjects the right to early retirement, from an electronic database of the lower house of Parliament.
The authors of the document note that under current law the insurance to a pension ahead of men and women who have worked at least 25 years in the fire service of the Federal Executive authorities, at the age of 50 years and who have worked at least 15 years as rescue workers in professional rescue services and formations of the Federal body of Executive power upon reaching 40 years of age or, regardless of age. While similar benefits are not provided for employees of the relevant bodies of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
The text of the Russian Constitution with amendments adopted on national voting, published on Saturday on the official Internet portal of legal information.
Only the Constitution made amendments 206. The key ones relate to social issues. They guarantee the protection of the dignity of citizens and respect for human labor, the indexation of pensions at least once a year and ensure that the principles of social partnership in labour relations.
Amendments to the Constitution, which were discussed by the Russians and the expert community for the last six months, come into force on 4 July. They were supported by 77,92% voted Russians.
Mention of God, marriage and historical memory are reflected in the basic law along with other social, cultural and political amendments, which promise to strengthen the country's sovereignty and to contribute to its further development. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov told journalists that the Kremlin is not prepared to take into account the statements of the West about the concerns over amendments to the Constitution, and Russia is committed to its sovereignty.
People have always been and remain the main wealth of the Voronezh region, said Friday the Chairman of regional Duma Vladimir Netesov at the ceremony, state and regional awards.
The ceremony was dedicated to the 15th anniversary of its approval and inclusion into the State heraldic register of the Russian Federation flag and coat of arms Voronezh region. Honorary guests of the celebration were 23 residents of the Voronezh region, presented to the high state and regional awards.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking about the LGBT flag at the American Embassy in Moscow, noted that "they showed something about who works there".
On the meeting with the working group on preparation of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation Chairman of the Federation Council Commission on information policy Alexei Pushkov referred to the LGBT flag on the American Embassy in Moscow.
The CEC issued a decree "On the results of nationwide voting regarding approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation", the document appeared on the website of the Central election Commission.
Earlier it was reported that the CEC of the Russian Federation at session on Friday has approved the results of voting on amendments to the Constitution of Russia, voted 77,92% of Russians signed the final Protocol.
Member of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security, Senator Franz Klintsevich commented on the appeal of the special representative of the President of the United States arms control Marshall Billingsley close the projects missiles "Petrel" and "Poseidon."
In an interview with radio station "Moscow speaking", the MP said that he understands the concerns of Americans about the new Russian missiles, as the United States, "20 years will not be anything like". Klintsevich also criticized a statement about the futility of spending on the development and production of missiles.
Chinese President XI Jinping in his congratulatory message to the Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko on the occasion of independence Day said that Beijing will continue to provide all possible assistance for the economic development of Belarus.
Independence day is annually celebrated in Belarus July 3 - in honor of the liberation of Minsk from Nazi invaders in 1944. As the press service of Lukashenko, in this connection, the greetings he received from several heads of foreign States, foreign political and public figures. The Chairman of the PRC, in particular, noted that in recent years the Minsk achieved "enormous successes" in various spheres of state building, and Beijing sincerely happy about that.
The Federation Council looked forward to the strengthening of inter-parliamentary cooperation with the Chamber of deputies of Libya, said the Federation Council speaker Valentina Matvienko at the meeting with the head of the Libyan Parliament Saleh Agil.
"A powerful argument - that enhanced cooperation at parliamentary level, we are confident that it will become practical basis," she said.
The statement of Russian President Vladimir Putin about the formation of the Russian political system underlines changes in the future role of the Parliament and the transformation of the party system after the amendments to the Constitution, according to respondents RIA Novosti the scientists.
Putin said Thursday that after the collapse of the Soviet Union it was not long, modern Russia is still in its infancy, including its political system.
Federation Council Commission for the protection of sovereignty at the meeting on 6 July to consider facts outside interference in the vote on the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, possible legislative initiatives, told reporters on Thursday the head of the Committee Andrey Klimov.
"We must not close our eyes to the actions of those who violate the law. Therefore, the Commission plans on July 6 to hear the report of the monitoring group, to give a political assessment of these events from the point of view of the attempts of external interference in a sovereign constitutional process in Russia, to request a legal assessment of received data to law enforcement agencies and to make the results of this work in the annual report of the Commission to the Council," - said the politician.
All the laws necessary to implement the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, can be accepted in July, said the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko.
We are talking about approximately 90 laws, said Matvienko.
Amendments to the Constitution became the basis for a broad consolidation of the society, told reporters the head of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrey Klishas.
According to the Senator, the legitimacy of the Constitution in 2020 is far higher than the previous version, because in 1993 for the Constitution voted at least 33 million people, and now 57.7 million.
Parliament next week will start work on laws to implement the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, told RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrey Klishas.
"The Parliament already next week will begin work on the by laws pursuant to the Constitution," said Klishas.
More than 87% of voters in the region voted in favour of amendments to the Constitution, opposed by more than 12%, reported RIA Novosti Deputy Chairman of the electoral Commission of Kuzbass Anastasia Suslova.
"Kemerovo region prior to the day of nationwide voting regarding approval of amendments to the Constitution entered into the five of regions-leaders on attendance and took second place among regions of Siberia. In the Kuzbass in only four days voted over 1,062 million people out of nearly 2 million voters, more than 50% ... change in the Constitution - it is a historical event, of course, important for Russia, its regions, and Russians. To Express their will on the amendments is the duty of every citizen. Kuzbassovtsy have made their choice", – told reporters the member of the Federation Council from the Kemerovo region, the Secretary of the Kuzbass regional branch of the party" United Russia" Alexey Sinitsyn.
The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov in his Twitter praised FrankfurterAllgemeine article about "the efforts of the Makron like Putin."
In its publication the Senator shared the link to the translation of the article on the website Inotv. The authors of the article in the German publication noted that after the playback of the video conference between the presidents of Russia and France, they have the feeling that Putin and the Macron are connected by strong friendship. Such communication with the Russian leader, the journalists tried to explain the strategy of the Macron to prevent worrying for him of rapprochement between Moscow and Beijing.
The voting system in the course of a week in a pandemic is justified, however, in future this practice should be examined in detail before using again, told RIA Novosti the head of the working group of the RF Public chamber on public control over the voting Maxim Grigoriev.
Earlier, the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrei Klishas told RIA Novosti that the Federation Council will discuss with CEC and the Public chamber, the possibility of extending the vote for several days to the polls.
Amendments to the Constitution will make Russia even more powerful, sovereign, independent, to implement the tasks for development of the state, said RIA Novosti on Wednesday, the Senator from Murmansk area Konstantin Dolgov.
"According to information from areas where voting has ended, and where it is still in full swing, a very high turnout of voters," - said Dolgov.
E-voting is convenient for voters, and for him the future, said co-chair of the working group to discuss amendments to the Constitution, the head of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrey Klishas.
"It seems to me that, of course, electronic voting is the future. I think that the regions look at this experience and also draw their own conclusions. Of course, I think we have an example of a very good vote from the point of view of constructing this system for the convenience of man", - said Klishas to the information center of the CEC.
Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to participate in nationwide voting on the proposed amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, came to the polling station, on this day personally vote the Chairman of the government Mikhail Mishustin.
Wednesday, July 1 – the main and last day of the all-Russian vote on the amendments to the Constitution. First it was scheduled for 22 April, but then postponed because of the epidemic of coronavirus in the country. Later, Putin signed a decree on the new election day. Taking into account the epidemiological situation and the need to ensure the safety of citizens, it was decided that the Russians will be able to vote from 25 June to 1 July. In two regions of the country also provided for electronic voting.
The foreign Ministry of Russia expects in the future a number of actions for parliaments: this year's planned parliamentary summit of the Shanghai cooperation Organization, next year's forum, the Eurasian countries, and will host the 2022 world conference on interreligious and inter-ethnic dialogue, said the Deputy Director of the Department for relations with Federation subjects, Parliament and public associations Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Alexey Golub.
"In the future, expect a range of activities at the parliamentary level. This year is the parliamentary summit of the Shanghai cooperation Organization, the following is a major Women's forum of the countries of Eurasia, which in part can be considered global and which the Council of the Federation takes an active part," said Golub, speaking at a round table in the Federation Council on the occasion of the International day of Russian parliamentarianism.
Multi-day voting has fully justified itself, it is comfortable and safe for the citizens, said the head of the working group of the RF Public chamber on public control over the voting Maxim Grigoriev.
"Seven days is just a General vote. But we can already say that multi-day voting was proved. It is convenient for citizens. Most importantly, managed what was meant by the election commissions, i.e., dilution flow, no crowding, distributed people. We see almost all performed exemplary," said Gregory in a press briefing.
The spread of the practice of voting within a few days the elections will lead to increase of budget expenditures, said the leader of "Fair Russia" Sergei Mironov, commenting on the initiative of the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko.
Informed Matvienko has proposed to discuss the possibility of extending the vote for several days that applies in the General election on amendments to the Constitution, and the elections.
Started the last day of remote electronic voting for amendments to the Constitution.
Electronic voting started on June 25 in Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod region. The inhabitants of these regions will have a chance to vote online to 20.00 Tuesday.
The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko has proposed to discuss the possibility of extending the vote for several days and the elections.
"We need to think of it, maybe we also continue to use this feature. Citizens prefer to come at a time when they can afford it. And subject to sanitary and epidemiological requirements - no lines, no crowds - voting absolutely safe", - she said to journalists in St. Petersburg, where he took part in the voting on the amendments to the Constitution.
Politicians and diplomats have commented on the words of the mayor of the district Prague 6 ondřej Kolář, who said that the demolition of the monument to Marshal Ivan Konev to blame the Russian Embassy. They called saying official dirty horseplay and botched attempt to make excuses for their actions.
The key statement in the material RIA Novosti.
Member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Sergei Tsekov commented on the statement by the head of the district Prague 6 ondřej Kolář, tried to impose on Russia responsible for the dismantling of the statue Konev.
The Senator believes that by initiating the demolition of the monument, the official has not achieved the desired result.
A member of the Duma Committee on work and social policy Oleg Shein criticized the refusal of the Ministry of labour to extend child benefits to 16 and 17 years, motivated by the fact that teenagers of this age can get a job. The Deputy noted that in this case the level of unemployment in the country will only increase, and children will have to sacrifice studies for the sake of earnings.
Earlier, the Commissioner for rights of the child in the Russian Federation Anna Kuznetsova said that the Ministry of labor of the Russian Federation has not supported the idea of extending a one-time payment of 10 thousand rubles, for children 16 and 17 years. The labour Ministry has justified the refusal by saying that the teenagers of this age can find a job. The Ombudsman noted that the Council of the Federation and the State Duma the idea of the extension of payments supported.
The bills on the reform of control and Supervisory activities in the Russian Federation, the so-called "regulatory guillotine", was included in the list of priority initiatives and will be considered by the state Duma in the second and third readings before the end of the spring session, told RIA Novosti the head of the Duma Committee for the control and regulation Olga Savastyanova.
In mid-April, the state Duma adopted in the first reading the draft laws on the mandatory requirements and on the state control, developed in the framework of the plan of the "road map" to implement the "regulatory guillotine". The government introduced these initiatives to the state Duma in December 2019.
The Senator from the Crimean region, a member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Sergei Tsekov called the statement of former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko about the existence of a unique chance to return to the Crimea, the result of amateurish attitude towards the issue.
Earlier ex-President of Ukraine said that Kiev is now "a unique chance" to strengthen the solidarity of the international community to "bring back" Crimea, because Russia is allegedly "not able" to provide funding for the Peninsula.
The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov in his Twitter called the reason why the USA left the contract on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty).
Earlier, the US special envoy on arms control Marshal Billingsley stated that the United States do not see the option for a moratorium on the deployment in Europe of intermediate-range and shorter-range, which had previously banned the INF Treaty.
Continuing in Moscow, limits and preventive measures intended to protect Muscovites from the second wave COVID-19, told RIA Novosti the head of the social Committee of the Federation Council, the Senator from Moscow Inna Svyatenko.
Moscow is gradually emerging from the regime of restrictions related to the pandemic coronavirus. Was cancelled the mode of isolation, opened street veranda cafe. From 23 June and resumed work fitness clubs, swimming pools and fitness centres. Resumed passenger navigation on the Moscow river, removed restrictions on the operation of kindergartens, including non-governmental institutions. However, there are still restrictions on the holding of mass events.
The Federation Council will insure the life and health of senators and their aides, including in case of snake bites, poisoning and animal attacks, it follows from the materials of the portal of public procurement.
On the portal the published terms of the competition, reviewing proposals from insurance companies should be completed in early July.
The Senator from Sevastopol Ekaterina Altabaeva in an interview with RIA Novosti Crimea commented on the financial claims of Kiev to Moscow over the black sea fleet.
Earlier, Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vasily Bodnar said that Moscow allegedly have Kiev for the lease of naval bases in the Crimea several hundreds of millions of dollars that were not paid after the reunification of the Peninsula with Russia.
The Federation Council tomorrow will begin active work to ensure the legislation announced on Tuesday by the President, said the Federation Council speaker Valentina Matvienko.
"Given the enormous social importance of the announced measures, we parliamentarians from tomorrow to actively take up the work. And I'm sure will promptly provide legislative support for the proposals and orders of the President," she told reporters.
The Senator from the Crimean region, a member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Sergei Tsekov called political gamble by the desire of the Ukrainian authorities to demand from Russia a debt for the basing of the black sea fleet in the Crimean region and put forward counterclaims to the Kiev authorities for "the looting of Crimea".
Earlier, Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vasily Bodnar stated that Moscow 2014 pays Kyiv every year for 100 million dollars for the black sea fleet in Crimea, Kiev intends to recover these funds.
In the French Senate are open to the proposal to create a parliamentary dimension of the "Normandy format", have filled up the head of the upper house of the French Parliament Gerard Larcher.
"When we talk about the "channel format", we're talking about the Minsk agreement. And, of course, is the proposal made to us by our friends from the Federation Council. We are ready for this question - all that will help to move towards stabilization in Ukraine, the return of the dialogue," said Larcher reporters.
Moscow and Paris should get together to make the Eurasian initiative, which will be the means of balanced cooperation, said the Chairman of the French Senate Gerard Larcher.
On Tuesday in a videoconference held talks with Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko, Chairman of the French Senate Gerard Larcher.
The President of the French Senate Gerard Larcher expressed his regret at the continuing anti-Russian sanctions, and noted that the resolution of the upper house of Parliament calling for relief of the sanctions regime is still relevant.
On Tuesday in a videoconference held talks with Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko, Chairman of the French Senate Gerard Larcher.
The state Duma at plenary session on Tuesday adopted the second reading of the bill to postpone the debt payments for pensioners and business.
The authors of the initiative were made by the representatives of "United Russia" - Vice-speaker of the Federation Council Andrey Turchak, head of the faction United Russia in the state Duma Sergey Neverov and the head of the state Duma Committee on information policy Alexander Khinshtein.
The first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on social policy Valery Ryazan in an interview with RT appreciated the new stage of the removal of restrictions in Moscow.
"I appreciate this decision only with the positive side. Gradually, the rhythm of life in Moscow is restored. And such strict regulation has allowed to achieve results. Now we gradually remove limitations and return the situation to normal life", — said the Ryazan.
The article of President Vladimir Putin about the Second world war should be on Board Russian politicians when working in schools with young people and voters, the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko.
Putin wrote an article about the Second world war. Publication in English is called "the Actual lessons of the 75th anniversary of the Second world war." In Russia article was published under the title "75 years of Victory: a shared responsibility before history and the future". The President of Russia has expressed his views on the Second world war, its causes and perception in the modern world. He also urged partners to preserve the historical truth based on facts, and discuss the events of the past critically and impartially.
The government's introduction of benefits for students for travel in compartment cars of trains will allow students to comfortably travel around the country, said Federation Council speaker Valentina Matvienko.
The Russian government previously approved a discount of 50% on tickets in a compartment of double-Decker trains for children older than 10 years.
New cases of infection with coronavirus in Beijing is strange, said the head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov in Twitter.
On the eve of China has identified 27 new cases of infection with coronavirus and seven asymptomatic carriers. A large part of the cases were found in Beijing and tied to the wholesale market, "Sinhali" in the district of Fengtai. It was closed on 13 June, after epidemiological investigation has identified a coronavirus on the Board for cutting by imported salmon.
Member of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Frants Klintsevich in an interview with "Moscow speaking" said that Ukraine has a working copy of their missiles, "Neptune", which according to Ukrainian expert Michael Jirkova able to reach Novorossiysk.
"They modernize old Soviet rockets from "Uragan" and "Smerch". The fact that the ballistic missiles they put servos, does not mean that they have turned a cruise missile," — said Klintsevich.
The agreement on nuclear weapons of Russia, China and the United States, if will be concluded only on the basis of sovereign interests of Moscow and Beijing, said RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev.
Earlier, the special representative of the President of the United States arms control Marshall Billingsley stated that the new agreement should apply to the nuclear arsenals of Russia and China, and fully embrace them. He commented on the proposal of the Minister of foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius, noting that Lithuania is a strong NATO ally and friend of the United States.
The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko congratulated medical workers with their upcoming professional holiday and said that I heartily thank them for their daily heroism at work.
The day of the doctor is celebrated in Russia on the third Sunday of June - this year it falls on 21-e number.
The Russian side has no sense that the US is trying to extend the start-3, said the first Deputy head of the international Committee of the Federation Council, former Russian Ambassador in Washington Sergey Kislyak.
During an online conference with French senators on Friday, the parliamentarians discussed the issue of international security, as well as the fate of the international agreements on arms limitation.
USA and Russia should start negotiations on the extension of the Treaty on the reduction of strategic offensive arms (start-3), they could participate and European countries, said the French Senator andré vallini of.
On Friday held a joint meeting in the format of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs and the Commission of the French Senate foreign Affairs, defence and armed forces.
The U.S. does not confirm the intention to promote the process of denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, extending sanctions against the DPRK, told RIA Novosti on Thursday the head of the international Committee of the Federation Council Konstantin Kosachev.
"The next extension of Washington's sanctions against North Korea – an act probably of a ritual nature, regularly extended since 2008. The reason of sanctions called "the existence and risk of proliferation of fissile materials suitable for use in weapons on the Korean Peninsula and the actions and policies of the government of North Korea", and on this basis to renew them indefinitely," - said the politician.
The Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation has supported the proposal to reduce the new year holidays in 2021 as limiting the right of citizens to rest, reported RIA Novosti the Chairman of the Committee Andrey Klishas.
"The Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation and state construction did not support the initiative on the reduction of the Christmas holidays in 2021 in order to compensate for non-working days in 2020 because of the situation with coronavirus infection, because it restricts the constitutional right to rest and violates the law of guarantee", - said the Agency Senator.
Senator Oleg Morozov called "funny" NATO's intention to strengthen air defense system in response to the increasing missile capabilities of Russia: these systems do not "take" the new Russian rocket, according to its technical properties, he said.
The head of the Ministry of defense of the NATO countries discussed during the first day of the videoconference expansion of Russia's missile capability and the implications for the security of the allies and agreed on a package of military and political measures against this background, reported at a press conference in Brussels, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. According to him, the Ministers agreed on a package of political and military measures which includes, in particular, strengthening air defense systems.
The Federation Council emphasizes the necessity of prosecutorial supervision over observance of the legislation while taking actions to restore the activity of enterprises of basic sectors of Economics, told RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrey Klishas.
"The decision of the Federation Council following consideration of the report of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation indicates the need for exercising continuous supervision over observance of the legislation while taking actions to restore the activity of enterprises of basic sectors of the economy, and the moratorium on carrying out test purchases, scheduled and unscheduled inspections of regulatory authorities", - said the Senator.
The situation in which the Western governments were forced to dismantle or repair the monuments, was "started" by them, when the destruction of monuments to Soviet soldiers, convinced the Federation Council speaker Valentina Matvienko.
"When demolition of the monument to our soldiers who laid down their lives for the liberation of Europe, they (Western governments) think that this is not about them. And now look what is happening in Europe and the United States - the demolition of the monuments of their national leaders, national heroes. They started this process and now they handed it all to the fullest," said Matviyenko at the meeting of the Federation Council.
The Federation Council on Wednesday approved the law on the state integrated information system in the sphere of control of circulation of precious metals, precious stones and products from them.
This system is designed for receiving, processing, storing and presenting information about the origin and circulation of precious metals and stones, products from them, as well as the organization of spetsuchet. It is created in order to ensure their traceability, to confirm the authenticity and legality of origin.
The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko instructed to prepare an appeal to the head of the government of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin about the need for labeling of bottled mineral water.
The head of the working group of the Council of Federation Sergey Mitin at the plenary meeting on Wednesday said that now because of the pandemic coronavirus move all the deadlines for mandatory labeling of mineral water.
The Federation Council will hear on Wednesday a report of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation on the status of the rule of law in Russia in 2019. Such annual performance - already a tradition.
As follows from the draft resolution of the Federation Council, which will be taken on Wednesday, the senators intend to ask the Prosecutor General to monitor the situation with payments to doctors, and regional leaders to take control of the timely and full implementation of these payments,
Parliamentarians of the world must combine their efforts in countering the threats and challenges that face humanity, says the draft statement that the Federation Council intends to consider on Wednesday.
Legislators say that the deliberate actions of a number of States in calling for a "order based on the rules," lead to the erosion of international law, the destruction of decades created the system of international agreements in the field of arms control, therefore again there is a real danger of nuclear confrontation.
Federal law on reduction of terms of consideration of statements on reception in citizenship of the Russian Federation from six to three months entered into force in Russia.
In the spring, the bill approved by the state Duma, the Federation Council, after which the document was signed by President Vladimir Putin and published on the portal of legal information.
Compatriots living abroad will be able to vote on the amendment to the Constitution in more than 100 countries, said Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Andrei Klimau.
The Senator on Tuesday held an online conference in MIA "Russia today" journalists of Russian-language publications from Austria, Belgium, Moldavia, the Baltic States, Turkey, France. It was about the importance of the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation for citizens of Russia, living abroad permanently, and traveling abroad with short-term goals.
The labour Ministry has received the draft on the reduction of new year celebration in 2021, the January non-working holidays TK is defined, changes to it should be discussed with the social partners, the press service of the Ministry reported to RIA Novosti.
Earlier, the head of the economic Committee of the Federation Council Andrey Kutepov sent for review to the Ministry of labor the draft law on reducing the Christmas holidays in 2021 for up to three days, from 1 to 3 January, to compensate for non-working days in the current year because of the pandemic coronavirus.
Amendments to the Labour code, which will regulate the rules for remote work, if adopted, will help to protect the rights of both staff and employers, says associate Professor of civil and legal disciplines of REU them. G. V. Plekhanov Natalia Svechnikova.
Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, as well as a group of deputies and senators introduced earlier Tuesday, the lower house of Parliament the draft law on regulation of remote work. The head of the Duma Committee on labour and social policy Yaroslav Nilov told the news Agency that the law may be passed in the current session.
The Federation Council proposes to fix the Labour code of the Russian Federation order of payment holidays during emergencies or high alert, said Vice-speaker of the house Galina Karelova.
"The Labour code of the Russian Federation determine the procedure for payment for the "paid non-working days", declared in the mode of increased readiness or emergency situations", - quotes Karelova, the press service of the Federation Council after the meeting with first Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov.
First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov discussed with the state Duma deputies and Federation Council members, the revision of the national economic recovery plan, announced at the Secretariat of the first Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet.
In early June, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has told President Vladimir Putin the project of the national economic recovery plan worth about 5 trillion rubles. The President, in turn, instructed in the second half of the month to approve the final parameters of the plan.
In the Kirov district of Leningrad region took place the solemn lifting from the bottom of the Neva 76-mm regimental gun model 1927, which sank during the crossing of the red army in October 1941, reported the press service of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation.
The event was attended by members of the Federation Council Liliya Gumerova, Andrey Kutepov, Dmitry Vasilenko and Igor Fomin.
The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass-media Alexey Pushkov in the air of program on TVC "PostScript" criticized the art object "Branch" in the Tretyakov gallery.
In the plot of the transmission showed the shooting in March of this year at the Museum. The footage shows that the installation was placed on the background of the painting of Alexander Ivanov "the appearance of Christ to the people." According to the Senator, the object of the authorship of Andrew's Monastery has nothing to do with art.
The first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on social policy Valery Ryazansky approved a decree according to which the Russians do not have to collect information to obtain social support.
"Most Russians are busy collecting various references, whatever it touched. This ordeal and it is good that the government is realized. It's a good innovation, a tribute to time", the MP told RT.
The statement by the Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister about the "worthlessness" of the Minsk agreement suggests that in Kiev want to "zero out" arrangement, to accuse Russia and the Republic of Donbass unwillingness of the world, said RIA Novosti member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Oleg Morozov.
On Friday Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories Alexey Reznikov said that the Minsk agreements are worthless from the international legal point of view, however, the Belarusian capital is to be used as a platform for the conflict settlement in the Donbass.
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said in a congratulatory message to Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Day of Russia noted that in the Republic with great respect for the achievements of the brotherly people to create a strong and prosperous country, said on Friday the press service of the Belarusian leader.
"This day symbolizes the power and greatness of the Russian state, proud of its centuries-old history, rich culture and traditions. With great respect in Belarus related to the success of the brotherly people to create a strong and prosperous Russia, to ensure decent quality of life and increase their prosperity," the message reads.
The first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense Franz Klintsevich commented on an unsuccessful attempt by the American military to block the path of Russian patrol in Syria.
According to him, the Americans used to consider themselves "supermen" in any country where they are, and to ignore local laws. Klintsevich noted that in this case they are faced with people who to this behavior "not being", and are now forced to come up with excuses for his behavior.
For repeated violation of traffic rules in a state of alcoholic or narcotic intoxication it is necessary to deprive of the driving license for life, according to the Senator Sergey Leonov.
"As a person related to medicine, I can say that treatment for alcohol or drug dependence does not give long term results if the person does not want to heal. In the end, may be ceased and the patient will again begin to consume alcohol or a narcotic substance," - Leonov said RIA Novosti on Wednesday.
The state Duma at plenary session on Wednesday adopted in the first reading a bill to postpone the debt payments for pensioners and business.
The authors of the initiative were made by the representatives of "United Russia" - Vice-speaker of the Federation Council Andrey Turchak, head of the faction United Russia in the state Duma Sergey Neverov and the head of the state Duma Committee on information policy Alexander Khinshtein.
Member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs, Senator from Crimea Sergey Tsekov commented on the national defense strategy of Romania, where Russia is mentioned.
Earlier, the Supreme defence Council of Romania approved the national strategy of defense in 2020-2024 years. The paper argues that the growing military potential of Russia creates serious challenges. The project will come into effect if supported by both houses of Parliament.
Regions complain about the lack in selling non-contact thermometers, and a significant increase of their cost, said the Federation Council speaker Valentina Matvienko.
"The requirement of non-contact thermometers are correct, but from many regions come to the message that they are not for sale", - said the speaker, referring to the head of Ministry of health Michael Murashko on Tuesday during a meeting with members of the Council under RF President on implementation of state policy in the sphere of protection of family and children.
Actor Mikhail Yefremov, the perpetrator in the incident on Monday, a fatal accident, from the responsibility not to leave as due to his fame, and public attention to this case, so there is no point in parliamentary control over the investigation, is convinced a member of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Frants Klintsevich.
On Monday evening on the Garden ring Efremov driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee drove into the oncoming lane and collided with Lada. Driver — courier Internet-shop — was urgently hospitalized in the Institute Sklifosovsky with closed cherepno-a brain trauma. At five in the morning he died. As reported by RIA Novosti source in law enforcement bodies, who was killed in an accident - Sergey Zakharov born in 1963.
Member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs, the Senator from the Crimea region, Sergei Tsekov called a sign of bad taste, the refusal of the population from wearing masks in public places and urged them not to be taken lightly to preventive measures related to the coronavirus.
According to him, Russia has managed to stabilize the situation with the spread of the coronavirus, but to complete victory over an infection, you need to wait for the invention of the vaccine.
The head of the Federation Council Commission for information policy and media relations, Alexei Pushkov criticized the words of the Dean of the faculty of African American studies at Princeton University Eddie Glod about "racism in Russia".
Earlier in interview to the German newspaper Spiegel Glod said that "panic and manic attempts to" politicians to stop the protests in the United States testify to "the dying wheezes of a dying old America." Speaking of racism, the expert expressed the view that this issue also exists in Europe and, in particular, in Russia.
The first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense Franz Klintsevich in an interview with radio station "Moscow speaking" called the statement of the Ukrainian consulting company Defense Express about the U.S. capability for "blow" in Siberia speculation and try to keep background information.
Also Klintsevich said that the us missiles can attack any point of the globe.
The first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Vladimir dzhabarov told "Moscow speaking" said that it did not believe the reports that Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia moved to New Zealand.
He suggested that it is a rude legend, because Skrypalia "long time no show", and Sergei has not seen since the poisoning. Also dzhabarov recalled that his daughter Yulia also have not shown.
The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov said the former US Ambassador in Moscow Michael McFaul at the evil done by the United States to other countries over the last 20 years.
Earlier, the Senator called meaningless statements ex-diplomat that Russia sends "little green men for the annexation and occupation of territories." In response to the statements of McFaul Pushkov also blamed the US for supporting and creating terrorists, the occupation of Iraq and create chaos in Libya.
The solution to overcome the reduction of oil production reached in the framework of OPEC, will serve to further stabilize the market, says the Senator Oleg Morozov.
In April, OPEC agreed to cut oil production to 9.7 million barrels per day in may-June, 7.7 million in the second half of the year and 5.8 million next until the end of April 2022. Base count taken October 2018, but for Russia and Saudi Arabia taken 11 million barrels per day, from which by analogy with all is a decrease of 23%, 18% and 14% respectively. On Saturday, OPEC agreed to extend the current reduction of oil production to 9.7 million barrels per day by the end of July.
The US proposal to assist in the elimination of ecological accidents in Norilsk can be welcomed as a good gesture, but with regard to its practical relevance, it can only assess experts, said RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Saturday expressed regret in connection with the oil spill in Norilsk and expressed readiness to help Russia in the struggle with its consequences.
The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov in an interview with "Parlamentskaya Gazeta" about the chances of events in the United States.
From the end of may in many major U.S. cities have been protests and riots in connection with the death of an African-American George Floyd with the arrest by the police. One of the police officers that for several minutes he felt a knee in the neck of Floyd, was accused of murder, three others of aiding and abetting the murder.