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Smack Down in the Party of Love
Known from the front pages of newspapers, the PO MP from Schetyna’s faction, speaking about Tusk, specified that he had “that piece of shit” on his mind. Tusk is a “piece of shit" because the MP got a "tip-off" that the treasury office is interested in firms where he once held leadership roles. They are even checking if documents in a certain bankruptcy proceeding were filed on time, that is, they are “relentlessly" searching for "some dirt" on him.
All-Russia People's Front emerges as a new political power
All-Russian People’s Front has been granted places on One Russia’s electoral lists as a result of parliamentary voting in December 2011. It looks as if the time came to sanction Vladimir Putin’s organisation activity therefore the party’s founding convention is to take place in June. Peoples Front was established in May 2011 following Putin’s initiative. Amongst its ranks one can find members of working unions, selection of local initiatives, and non-governmental organizations supporting Kremlin. Formally, Front has also...
Russia active policy on South American armaments' market
It looks as if Russian efforts aimed at expansion on military supply markets in South America are successful. Peru is interested in buying seven hundred KAMAZ trucks and new batch of Mi-8/17 choppers – informed Russian delegation representative hosted at the new technologies exhibition in Lima. Peru announced also its interest in testing T-90S tank which was presented at the exhibition.  ‘Russia discuss with Peru signing an agreement on delivering KAMAZ production of different types’ said Sergey Goreslavsky, heading...
State of emergency before the Olympics
In the end of April we recalled the former announcement of the President of Kabardino-Balkaria, Arsen Kanokov, who announced the then  that: ‘we have to do everything to prevent incidents which might have had negative impact on Russia’s image as an Olympic games’ host country. Recently his announcements have been put into action. In Elbrus region, located in the South-West part of the republic, the authorities introduced state of emergency (so called anti-terrorist operation regime, which once became a legal base for...
Fifteen hundred killed in a 'free-of-war' zone
As many as fifteen hundred families of functionaries and employees of government offices who had been killed by the Chechnyan insurgents received subsistence allowances and other forms of material support from Akhmat Khadyrov foundation.      Payments were made on Remembrance and Sorrow Day of Republic’s Nations, commemorated every 10 May since 2011. Before that day commemorations had been usually held on 23 February on the day the mass deportation of Chechens and Ingush to Kazakhstan and Central Asia...
Statement in support of the Hungarian intellectuals
Statement from President Lech Kaczynski Academic Civic Clubs in Poznań, Kraków, Warszawa, Łódź in support of the open letter to Europe's citizens issued by Hungarian intellectuals   We, members of the academic community assembled in the Academic Civic Clubs (AKO) want to express our solidarity with the Hungarian intellectuals – signatories of the open letter "To Europe's citizens". We fully support the letter – both its dramatic form and the painful accuracy with which it depicts the present situation of Hungary. We...
Moldavia refuses celebrating the 'Victory Day'
This is not the best time to talk about winners and losers – all became victims of the two tyrants – Hitler and Stalin who were the originators of that conflict – said Ana Gutu from Moldavian Liberal Party. Gutu proposed to give up commemorating Victory Day, traditionally celebrated in the post-soviet zone on 9 May. Instead she proposed to celebrate the Commemoration Day on 8 May. ‘Soviets victory over fascism is just one of the history interpretations.    The Unionists Movement announced it would try to disturb...
Working Hero of the Russian Federation
Vladimir Putin persists with his efforts to enhance Russian nostalgia for the Soviet Union. The latest manifestation of that strategy is re-establishing old, Stalin-era decoration of Working Hero.   ‘Working Hero’ medal, established following Jozef Stalin order in 1927, has been recently re-established basing on Putin’s presidential decree. On 1 May 2013 (Workers Day) Putin decorated first five heroes during special ceremony broadcasted by the state TV.   Soviet Union Working Hero medal ceased to be bestowed in...
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