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appearances at the climate summit: Biden ignores Putin - and brings the Kremlin propagandists to the palm
The whole world should shake in front of Vladimir Putin. This effect was promised by the Kremlin from the speech of the President to the nation. The fact that the plan has not been raised became clear at the virtual climate summit. © Picture Alliance / Alexei Druzinin Russia, Moscow: Vladimir Putin at the Virtual Climate Summit Around 40 Heads of State and Government in the past two days at the invitation of US President Joe Biden at a virtual summit over climate protection.
in response to Russian sanctions against EU representatives, Brussels has incorporated the Russian EU ambassador. The entry bans adopted by Moscow against eight representatives of the EU and their Member States were imposed "groundless", said a speaker of the EU External Officer Josep Borrell. Russia's Ambassador Vladimir Tschisho was "informed about the sharp rejection and decisive condemnation of this decision by the EU institutions and EU Member States", the EU announced on Monday.
The step was "purely politically motivated". The EU is the right to react with appropriate measures to respond in the statement.
Military Tribune: The Minister of Armies Requests Sanctions
© Eric Feferberg / AFP in a Tribune Published by Current Values on April 21, about twenty generals, a hundred grades and more than a thousand others Military, call Emmanuel Macron to defend patriotism and denounce France's "derity". A strongly condemned initiative by Florence Parly, who claims sanctions.
also Federal Minister of Justice Christine Lambrecht (SPD) condemned the entry lock against politicians and officials on Monday. Moscow true "not even the appearance of the rule of law and democracy". The "Blatant Disregard of the European Human Rights Convention in the Nawalny Case" as well as the handling of Russian demonstrators, she explained.
In response to EU sanctions in the case of the detained Kremlin critic Alexej Nawalny, the Russian Government on Friday in turn imposed penalty measures against EU Parliament President David Sassoli and Commission Vice President Vera Jourova. In Germany, the Berliner Attorney Jörg Raupach is also affected.
Borrell's spokesman emphasized, Moscow have informed the EU about the sanctions, but "no legal justification" transmitted. In the case of Nawalny, the EU had imposed entry bans and assets against four senior employees of the Russian justice system at the beginning of March.
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Lebanon: After the threats of France, the silence of the officials, the enthusiasm of opponents .
© Joseph Eid Dalati and Nohra / AFP The French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian received by the Lebanese President Michel Aoun. At the end of a two-day visit to Beirut, the French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has strongly criticized the leaders and threatened with severe penalties those who block the political process. Official officials went in an embarrassed silence, the opponents showed their enthusiasm.