Putin praises Army-2017 international military forumMilitary & Defense August 22, 14:15
Belarus invites Ukraine and NATO to monitor West-2017 military drillsMilitary & Defense August 22, 13:55
Russia may develop seven-tonne remote-controlled convertiplaneMilitary & Defense August 22, 13:53
Deliveries of Mi-28NM helicopters may start in 2018Military & Defense August 22, 13:39
Press review: US Embassy's seismic visa shift and Iraq mops up Islamic StatePress Review August 22, 13:00
Russia to grant $700 mln loan to BelarusBusiness & Economy August 22, 12:58
Russia’s Aerospace Force to get eight Mi-28UB helicopters by year-endMilitary & Defense August 22, 12:44
Ka-52 helicopter to be armed with new defense systemMilitary & Defense August 22, 12:00
Rostov-on-Don inferno claims life of one victimSociety & Culture August 22, 11:41
MOSCOW, August 12. /TASS/. The laws adopted by the Russian parliament should be checked for compliance with Russian historical and national values, Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko told "Parliamentary Newspaper" in an interview published on Friday.
The necessity of such analysis emerged because "attempts do not cease to force legal systems and approaches on our country that hide different values which are sometimes foreign to us," Matviyenko said.
"For this reason, I consider it very important to introduce to our legislative work the expertise of laws to see whether they comply with our historical, national values," she continued. "We are doing this now but only from time to time and upon our own initiative. I think such expertise should be secured in the Federation Council’s Regulations as an obligatory component of our work," she added.
The Federation Council speaker said that any national legal system is stable and effective only if it represents in its principles and basic norms "the legal registration of historical political, economic, social, cultural, spiritual values of a concrete country, nation." "We should always remember about this - both when we adopt laws and implement them," Matviyenko concluded.