Ceasefire agreements signed with 15 more Syrian settlements — Russian Defense MinistryWorld October 22, 0:39
Russian State Duma speaker confirms readiness to meet PACE presidentRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 22, 0:15
Ukraine’s new anti-Russian sanctions to take effect on October 31World October 21, 21:22
Kremlin says Egypt’s rumored sale of Mistrals for $1 is ‘utter nonsense’Russian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 21:13
Source: Mi-8 helicopter with 22 people onboard makes crash landing in YamalSociety & Culture October 21, 20:15
Source says 'Gray money' tax may cover up to 5 mln RussiansBusiness & Economy October 21, 20:07
UN Human Rights Council passes resolution on AleppoWorld October 21, 19:52
Russian Justice Ministry refuses to transfer jailed filmmaker to UkraineRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 19:44
Brussels says Belgium’s position on Hassadjek village bombing remains unchangedWorld October 21, 19:30
“This is because not all political prisoners have been released, no released prisoner has been rehabilitated and respect for human rights, rule of law and democratic principles has not improved in Belarus,” a media statement said.
The EU’s restrictive measures, such as travel bans and asset freezes for some individuals, were imposed after 2010 presidential elections had fuelled opposition protests. They are reviewed every year during European Council sessions. Last year’s sanctions expire on October 31, 2014.
More than 200 Belarusian citizens are not allowed to enter the EU, President Alexander Lukashenko has said.