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"In the Russian Federation and in President Putin himself, you have an individual whose aim is to disrupt the Western alliance and whose aim is to make Western democracy more fractious..."

"... in order to weaken our ability, America’s ability and the West’s ability to spread our democratic ideals.... That’s the goal, to make us less of a moral authority to spread democratic values... With respect to Western ideals and who it is and what it is we stand for as Americans, Russia poses the most dangerous threat to that way of life."Said Lisa Page, in private testimony to a joint House Judiciary and Oversight Committee, quoted in "F.B.I. Opened Inquiry Into Whether Trump Was Secretly ...
Tags: Law, Putin, Russia, America, Journalism, Fbi, Nyt, Times, Russian Federation, Nate Silver, Ann Althouse, Trump troubles, Lisa Page, House Judiciary and Oversight Committee, Said Lisa Page


Dark tourism destinations

2019 might just be the year of the non-traditional vacation that would take you away from the crowds and make for amazing stories. Everyone knows about Venice, Barcelona, and the beautiful beaches of Thailand, but destinations considered to be taboo could also make for the perfect trip. Dark tourism covers a wide range of locations, including natural disaster sites, ghost towns, battlefields, dungeons, and other macabre spots. Travelers should not treat dark tourism sites like a trip to Disne...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Japan, France, Ukraine, Thailand, Czech Republic, Normandy, Belarus, Fukushima, Chernobyl, Russian Federation, All, Disney World, Ohio University, Athens Ohio


Booking.com Reveals the Most Welcoming Places on Earth According to Its 2018 Guest Review Awards

Today Booking.com is honoring its accommodation partners that consistently deliver great guest experiences with a 2018 Guest Review Award. For the seventh annual edition of the awards, 759,845 properties in total across 219 countries and territories are being given an award, with the top countries receiving the most awards being Italy (106,513), Spain (46,646), France (45,286), Germany (36,042), United States (35,626), Croatia (34,027), United Kingdom (31,206), Russian Federation (26,729)...
Tags: Travel, France, Germany, Spain, United States, United Kingdom, Italy, Poland, Brazil, Croatia, Russian Federation


Russian Federation: On The Road Towards Legalisation Of Parallel Imports - Noerr

At the end of October 2018, the Federal Antimonopoly Service of the FAS presented a draft law to the Ministry of Economic Development aimed at partially legalising parallel imports of goods in Russia.
Tags: News, Russian Federation, FAS, Federal Antimonopoly Service, Ministry of Economic Development


Russian Federation: What Would The New Geographical Indications Bill Mean For Products In Russia? - Gowling WLG

On July 27, 2018, the Russian State Duma passed first reading of a draft bill entitled "On Amendments to Part Four of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation (on geographical indications)" (the Bill on geographical indications (GIs)).
Tags: News, Russia, Russian Federation, Duma


Russian Federation: An Important Message About Geographical Indications In Russia - Gowling WLG

On July 27, 2018, the Russian State Duma passed first reading of a draft bill entitled "On Amendments to Part Four of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation (on geographical indications)" (the Bill).
Tags: News, Russia, Russian Federation, Duma


Top House Democratss raise prospect of impeachment, jail for Trump

By HOPE YEN WASHINGTON  — Top House Democrats have raised the prospect of impeachment or the real possibility of prison time for President Donald Trump if it’s proved that he directed illegal hush money payments to women, adding to the legal pressure on the president over the Russia investigation and other scandals. “There’s a very real prospect that on the day Donald Trump leaves office, the Justice Department may indict him, that he may be the first president in quite some time to face the rea...
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Top House Democrats raise prospect of impeachment, jail for Trump

WASHINGTON  — Top House Democrats have raised the prospect of impeachment or the real possibility of prison time for President Donald Trump if it’s proved that he directed illegal hush money payments to women, adding to the legal pressure on the president over the Russia investigation and other scandals. “There’s a very real prospect that on the day Donald Trump leaves office, the Justice Department may indict him, that he may be the first president in quite some time to face the real prospect o...
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Top House Dems Raise Prospect Of Impeachment, Jail For Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Democrats have raised the prospect of impeachment or the real possibility of prison time for President Donald Trump if it’s proved that he directed illegal hush-money payments to women, adding to the legal pressure on the president over the Russia investigation and other scandals. “There’s a very real prospect that on the day Donald Trump leaves office, the Justice Department may indict him, that he may be the first president in quite some time to face the real pro...
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Top House Democrats raise prospect of impeachment, jail for President Trump

WASHINGTON — Top House Democrats on Sunday raised the prospect of impeachment or almost-certain prison time for President Donald Trump if it’s proved that he directed illegal hush-money payments to women, adding to the legal pressure on the president over the Russia investigation and other scandals. “There’s a very real prospect that on the day Donald Trump leaves office, the Justice Department may indict him, that he may be the first president in quite some time to face the real prospect of jai...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, News, Media, Nbc, Congress, Abc, California, Washington, Mexico, Senate, White House, Russia, Sport, Cnn


New Russia CIQ procedures for precious metals and stones

A new Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation regarding declarations of precious metals went into effect Nov. 24, 2018 and could impact your business aviation mission. Here’s what you need to know in order to comply and avoid fines and or potential criminal liability. 1. All precious metals and stones valued at more than 100K RUR ($1,500 USD) must be declared The new decree now requires that all departing and arriving passengers on international flights to/from Russian Federation or...
Tags: Russia, Aviation, Russian Federation, Customs Union, Best Practice, Criminal Code of the Russian Federation


New Russia CIQ procedures for precious metals and stones – How this could impact your bizav mission

A new Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation regarding declarations of precious metals went into effect Nov. 24, 2018 and could impact your business aviation mission. Here’s what you need to know in order to comply and avoid fines and or potential criminal liability. 1. All precious metals and stones valued at more than 100K RUR ($1,500 USD) must be declared The new decree now requires that all departing and arriving passengers on international flights to/from Russian Federation or...
Tags: Russia, Aviation, Russian Federation, Customs Union, Best Practice, Criminal Code of the Russian Federation


Ukraine bans entry to Russian adult men: border service chief

Ukraine has banned Russian adult men aged 16-60 years from entering Ukraine, the head of the border service Petro Tsygykal said in a televised meeting on Friday. "Today, the entry of foreigners is limited - primarily citizens of the Russian Federation - non-admission of citizens of the Russian Federation aged from 16 to 60, male," Tsygykal said. Ukraine imposed martial law this week, citing fears that Russia was planning a full scale invasion after Russian vessels fired on and captured Ukraini...
Tags: News, Russia, Ukraine, Russian Federation, Petro Tsygykal, Tsygykal


Russian Federation: New Tendency In Russia – Director Liability For Corporate Fines - Noerr

This further increases the already high personal liability risk for the management in Russia.
Tags: News, Russia, Russian Federation


Russian Federation: Eurasian Union Trademark – An Overview Of Challenges And Benefits - Gorodissky & Partners

The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) is a relatively new economic union of several countries of former USSR. The economic relations between those countries were broken and now they are taking steps
Tags: News, Ussr, Russian Federation, Gorodissky, Eurasian Economic Union EAEU


Russian Federation: Russia: Real Estate News - Noerr

In the past three months amendments to the real estate laws of the Russian Federation have taken effect which improve legal certainty for investors in Russian real estate
Tags: News, Russia, Russian Federation, Real Estate News Noerr


Russian Federation: Real Estate News - Noerr

In the past three months amendments to the real estate laws of the Russian Federation have taken effect which improve legal certainty for investors in Russian real estate:
Tags: News, Russian Federation, Real Estate News Noerr


Russian Federation: Changes To The Rules For Forming Lists Of Medicines Become Effective - Dentons

On October 29, 2018, the Government of the Russian Federation approved the changes
Tags: News, Russian Federation


Russia Wants DNC Hack Lawsuit Thrown Out, Citing International Conventions

An anonymous reader quotes a report from ZDNet: The Russian Federation has responded to a lawsuit filed by the Democratic National Committee and has requested the overseeing court to throw out the lawsuit altogether. The lawsuit, filed by the DNC in April 2018, names a slew of figures as defendants, such as the Russian state, Russia's military intelligence service GRU, the hacker known as Guccifer 2.0, WikiLeaks and its founder Julian Assange, and several members of the Trump campaign, such as D...
Tags: New York, Wikipedia, Russia, Dnc, Tech, Julian Assange, Wikileaks, Russian Federation, Trump, Nixon, Democratic National Committee, Zdnet, Guccifer, George Papadopoulos, FSIA, Ministry of Justice the Russian Federation


Watch the moment a Russian jet appears to fly 'dangerously' close to US aircraft

The United States has said a Russian jet flew dangerously close to an American military plane over the Black Sea on Monday, putting its crew at risk. A US navy EP-3 reconnaissance plane based in Greece was flying in international airspace on Monday when a SU-27 overtook and passed directly in front of it, creating turbulence for the slower turboprop aircraft.   About 25 minutes later, the SU-27 made another close-quarters pass and then banked away while applying the afterburner in its twin engin...
Tags: Europe, London, News, Greece, China, Russia, US, Ukraine, West, United States, Nato, Crimea, Moscow, Pentagon, Norway, Copenhagen


Russian Federation: Metamorphosis Of The Russian Utility Model Over Their 25-Year History - Gorodissky & Partners

The turn of 2017 marked 25 years from the day of adoption of the 1992 Patent Law of the Russian Federation, which for the first time provided for a legal concept of a utility model along with patents for inventions.
Tags: News, Russian Federation, Gorodissky


Russian Federation: Regulatory Changes For Specialists In Veterinary Medicine - Dentons

On September 5, 2018, the RF Government issued Executive Order No. 1851-r, which put before the State Duma a bill of amendments
Tags: News, Russian Federation, State Duma


Russian Federation: New Powers For Russia's Ministry Of Industry And Trade - Dentons

A reservation taking these powers away from Minselkhoz will also be incorporated into the Regulation on the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
Tags: News, Russia, Russian Federation, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry Of Industry And Trade Dentons, Minselkhoz


Seven Russian Hackers Charged With Hacking Anti-Doping Organizations

Seven Russian intelligence officers have been indicted by the Justice Department for computing hacking, wire fraud, money laundering, and identity theft -- all as part of an effort to distract from Russia's state-sponsored doping program. The defendants reportedly stole and disseminated the personal information of several prominent anti-doping officials and 250 athletes following the 2014 Sochi Olympics. The Verge reports: The indictment names all seven of the accused as members of the Russian F...
Tags: Russia, Tech, Gru, Sochi, Justice Department, Mo Farah, Russian Federation, Farah, Mueller


Russian Federation: Geographical Indications In Russia - A New Term In The Russian Civil Code - Noerr

Protection of geographical names in Russia has become a subject of recent discussions because of the new legislative initiative proposing inclusion of a new type of IP rights
Tags: News, Russia, Russian Federation


Skripal 'hitman' unmasked as GRU colonel awarded Russia's highest military honour by Vladimir Putin

One of the trained assassins wanted for poisoning Sergei Skripal is a decorated colonel in Russian military intelligence given the country’s highest award by Vladimir Putin.  The real identity of one of the wanted men in the nerve agent attack - named by counter-terrorism police as Ruslan Boshirov - can be disclosed as Colonel Anatoliy Vladimirovich Chepiga. The 39-year-old, who has served in wars in Chechnya and Ukraine, was made a Hero of the Russian Federation by decree of the President in 20...
Tags: UK, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, China, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, Moscow, Cctv, Gru, Scotland Yard, Chechnya, Russian Federation, Interpol, The Telegraph


Has Russia Given Up on the West?

Russian Tanks U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- By the end of his second term, President Ronald Reagan, who had called the Soviet Union an “evil empire,” was strolling through Red Square with Russians slapping him on the back.Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive.And how have we husbanded the fruits of our Cold War triumph?This month, China's leader-for-life Xi Jinping stood beside Vladimir Putin as 3,000 Chinese troops maneuvered with 300,000 Russians, 1,000 planes and 900 tanks in Moscow's largest mi...
Tags: Guns, Greece, Vladimir Putin, Navy, North Korea, China, Iraq, Russia, America, Georgia, Reagan, Iran, Ukraine, Bliss, West, Xi Jinping


WADA Executive Committee Votes to Reinstate RUSADA

A scene from the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) A full Olympic quad after Sochi, nothing remains irrefutably clean. Off the radar then on again, the Sochi doping scandal has sent recent tremors through the sports world. In a quick summary, after the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, the host nation was handed sanctions for the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics that affected some of its athletes. A total ban from Rio was not enacted ...
Tags: General, News, Vladimir Putin, Wikipedia, Russia, Sport, Bbc, Skiing, New York Times, Moscow, Vancouver, Norway, EC, Mclaren, Sochi, Wada


Russian Federation: Prices For Stevedore Services At Seaports To Be Set In Rubles From Now On - Dentons

On August 14, 2018 the Federal Law On Amendments to the Federal Law On Seaports in the Russian Federation and Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation (hereinafter the "Law")
Tags: News, Russian Federation


United States: US To Impose New Russia Sanctions Following Chemical Weapons Determination - Dentons

On August 8, 2018, the US State Department announced a determination1 that the Government of the Russian Federation used chemical weapons in violation of the Chemical and Biological Weapons Control
Tags: News, United States, Chemical, Russian Federation, US State Department