Tag: London

Green Park closed in London, where flowers were brought in memory of the Queen

Green Park, one of the two main places where the British brought flowers in memory of Queen Elizabeth II, was closed in London, aif.ru correspondent reports. Now the crowd of thousands is forced change your route and go to Hyde Park to lay flowers there. People walk past Buckingham Palace as a sign of respect for the Queen. Recall that the funeral of Elizabeth II will take place on September 19th. The Queen died on September 8 at Balmoral Castle in Scotland at the age of 97. Her eldest son, Charles, has become the new British monarch, taking the name Charles III. It was previously reported that people in the UK who want to attend tomorrow's funeral of Queen Elizabeth II are already lining up now. The British are pitching tents in front of the Winston Churchill monument, bringing fol...

Screens set up in London to broadcast the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II

Story Queen Elizabeth II dies In Hyde Park in London, screens have been installed to broadcast the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain, an aif.ru correspondent reports. Free zones have been created in the park to watch the funeral procession and funeral. There are also accommodation zones for people with limited mobility. The funeral procession starts tomorrow at 12.15 local time (14.15 Moscow time). The broadcast will be live, including the transfer of the hearse to Wellington Arch and the way to the funeral and burial place in Windsor. Recall that Queen Elizabeth II died on September 8 at the Scottish castle of Balmoral at the age of 97. Her eldest son, Charles, became the new British monarch, taking the name Charles III. It was previously reported that US President Joe Bid...

The plane with the body of Elizabeth II landed in London

A British Air Force Boeing C-17 Globemaster carrying the body of Queen Elizabeth II has arrived in London, Sky News reports. The coffin with Elizabeth II will be taken to Buckingham Palace. There he will be met by King Charles III with his wife and family members. It is reported that the coffin will be displayed in the hall of the royal residence. There, the courtiers and staff will say goodbye to her. Recall that the British queen died on September 8 at the age of 96. She ruled the country from February 6, 1952. Elizabeth II will be buried on the grounds of Windsor Castle in the memorial chapel of her father, King George VI. The new king was her eldest 73-year-old son Charles, who took the throne name Charles III. The funeral of Elizabeth II will take place on September 19. Ra...

The funeral of Elizabeth II will be held in London on September 19

Story Queen Elizabeth II dies The British Queen Elizabeth II will be buried on September 19, Buckingham Palace reported. The funeral will take place at Westminster Abbey in London. The ceremony will begin at 13:00 Moscow time. Recall that the British Queen died on Thursday, September 8, at the age of 96. Earlier it was reported that the 73-year-old son became the King of Great Britain Elizabeth II Charles, who took the throne name of Charles III. Rate the material Источник aif.ru

The philosophy of life of Daria Dugina: Washington and London announced sanctions to her

Shortly before her death, the girl talked about mental wars Daria Dugina did not live a few months before her thirtieth birthday. Despite her youth, she was recently included in the sanctions list by the British Foreign Office, and earlier restrictions were announced against her in the USA and Australia. Photo: Social networks Daria graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy of Moscow State University – her scientific interests ranged from political Platonism (isn't her pseudonym Platonov, which was used in the media space, taken from here?) Emperor Julian to modern political trends in Europe. She was a political observer for the International Eurasian Movement. For a long time, Daria Dugina worked at Tsargrad TV, hosted the Our Point of View program. I went to Donbass. Her activ...

The Foreign Ministry protested Britain for the “boorish” statements of London about Putin

The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned the British Ambassador because of the “boorish” statements of the British leadership about Putin. Earlier, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that the special operation in Ukraine would not have happened if Putin was a woman Deborah Bronnert British Ambassador Deborah Bronnert was summoned to the Foreign Office, where she was protested in connection with “Frankly boorish” London's statements to the Russian president. This is stated on the website of the Foreign Ministry. “On June 30, British Ambassador to Moscow D. Bronnert was summoned to the Russian Foreign Ministry. A strong protest was expressed to her in connection with the frankly boorish statements of the British leadership regarding Russia, its leader and official...

Zakharova advised London to ask about the number of mercenaries

The representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, responding to the remark about the “hysteria” of London because of the death sentence passed in the DPR on two Britons, suggested asking the embassy about the number of British mercenaries before making statements Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova advised the UK to ask the Ukrainian embassy in the kingdom by the number of British mercenaries in Ukraine before making any statements. She stated this on the air of the Sunday Evening program. with Vladimir Solovyov. “And they wondered how many applications the Ukrainian Embassy in London received to recruit mercenaries from the so-called British volunteers? Maybe they would ask how many subjects they registered there? No, not interested? And let them take a...

Russian Ambassador announced contact with London on those sentenced to death in the DPR

London tried to make contact with Russia on the subject of two British subjects sentenced to death in the DPR, but Moscow did not like the tone of the appeal Aiden Eslin, Saadoun Brahim and Sean Pinner The UK has made contact with Russia on the topic of the British sentenced to death in the DPR, London sent to Moscow an “arrogant” note, Russian Ambassador Andrey Kelin said, RIA Novosti reports. According to him, the tone of the British diplomatic note does not make Moscow want to cooperate with London. “I can say that there was an appeal from the British to us, they sent a note, but a note composed in exceptionally arrogant, instructive terms. She does not make us want to cooperate in these matters,»,— he said on the air of Rossiya 24. On June 9, the DPR Suprem...

Foreigners ridiculed London after the death sentence for mercenaries

“You can't dream of being miraculously rescued, two idiots are not worth the effort” The DPR court sentenced three foreign mercenaries to death on June 9th. This event is capable of causing an international scandal, since two of them – Aiden Aslin and Sean Pinner – are British citizens. Foreign users of social networks ridiculed the helplessness of England, unable to protect its citizens. Photo: AP British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss posted on social media the following message: “I strongly condemn the verdict handed down by the Russian authorities in eastern Ukraine. Aiden Aslin and Sean Pinner are prisoners of war, not mercenaries. My thoughts are with their families. We will continue to do our best to help them.” YouTube user Brian Carno ironically replied...

London called the verdict on the British in the DPR a fictitious justice

British Foreign Minister Truss condemned the sentence of British citizens to death in the DPR, calling this court decision fictitious and illegitimate. The verdict was passed on June 9 by the Supreme Court of the DPR, in addition to the British, a Moroccan citizen was convicted alt=”London called the verdict on the British in the DNR a bogus justice” /> Saadoun Brahim, Aiden Eslin and Sean Pinner The decision of the Supreme Court of the Donetsk People's Republic to sentence British citizens Sean Pinner and Aiden Aslin to death is fictitious and has no legitimacy. This was announced by British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss. The British Minister categorically condemned the sentencing of British subjects. “They are prisoners of war. This is a fictitious judgment with absolutel...

Abandoned Albion. Russian spouses left London for a house in the Kuban

Russian spouses from London, who became foreigners back in the 90s, moved to one of the villages of the Krasnodar Territory. Because of the changes in the West, they saw Russia in a new light, and now their children and grandchildren are invited here. AiF.ru learned about the reasons for the return of the family. There was nothing to lose The life of this family can be compared to a chronicle, in which the hand of fate impartially reflected the turning points for our country and the world. Spouses Lyudmila and Vladimir Ivanenkostarted their journey together in Donbass, from where in 1984 they moved with small children to Lithuania. There was an all-Union shock construction of the Ignalina nuclear power plant, which gave work to them a...

London says there are no plans to send ships to the Black Sea

The representative of the British Cabinet said that London will not send ships to the Black Sea Britain intends to work with partners to find ways to resume exports from Ukraine, in particular through the port of Odessa. The UN has previously called on Russia to lift the blockade of Ukrainian ports London said there are no plans to send ships to the Black Sea” /> At the moment, the UK has no plans to send warships to the Black Sea, a British government spokesman said, Reuters reports. According to him, “the blockade of Odessa prevents those who need it from getting food.” The government spokesman noted that London will continue to work intensively with partners to find ways to restore exports from Ukraine. In early May, Martin Frick, director of the UN World Food Program...

London does not expect Putin to use nuclear weapons in Ukraine

Photo: president.gov.ua According to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, he does not expect Russian President Vladimir Putin to apply tactical nuclear weapons on the territory of Ukraine. This is reported by Sky News. Thus, when asked by Talk TV whether there is a threat that Putin will use tactical nuclear weapons in Ukraine if his army does not succeed, Johnson replied: “No, I don’t think so.” . The British prime minister explained that Putin in Russia is supported by the majority of citizens, and he also has “a fairly large political space to retreat, to leave.” Источник www.mk.ru

Defense Ministry accuses London of provoking Ukraine to attack Russia

James Hippie The direct provocation of Ukraine by the UK to strike at Russia in the event of an attack will lead to a proportional response, the Russian Ministry of Defense said. We are talking about the words of the Deputy Minister of Defense UK James Hippie. Previously, he declared about the “legitimacy” of possible strikes by Ukraine on military targets in Russia to disrupt the supply of the Russian army with Western weapons. The material is being supplemented. Subscribe to RuTube RBC Live broadcasts, videos and recordings of broadcasts on our RuTube channel Источник rbc.ru

Gazprombank issued a license to operate in London

Gazprombank received a general license from the UK Treasury until May 31. The document allows a Russian bank included in the sanctions list to conduct financial transactions. This is reported by TASS with reference to the British Financial Sanctions Authority. The license will be valid from April 21 to May 31 of this year. London explained that they took such a step, taking into account the interests of a number of companies from the European Union that make payments through this Russian bank. Gazprombank is one of the largest universal banks in Russia, ranked third in the list of banks in Central and Eastern Europe in terms of equity capital. He came under sanctions on March 24. Recall that earlier the British Foreign Office reported that more than 60% of Russia's foreign exchange re...

London explained the departure of the delegation from the G20 meeting during Siluanov’s speech

During the speech of Russian representatives at the G20 meeting, the British, American and Canadian delegations left the hall in solidarity with Kyiv, they said in London. According to WP, representatives of Ukraine and the head of the ECB also left. “London explained the departure of the delegation from the G20 meeting during Siluanov's speech” /> Delegations from the UK, the United States and Canada left the G20 meeting in Washington during an online speech by representatives of the Russian delegation, led by Finance Minister Anton Siluanov, from -for what is happening in Ukraine, British Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak said on Twitter. “We are united in our condemnation <…> and we will insist on closer international coordination to punish Russia, &mda...

London will continue to support Kyiv after Russian sanctions against British ministers

Photo: pixabay.com The British government does not intend to abandon support for the Ukrainian authorities even after Moscow imposed a ban on the entry of a number of British ministers to the territory of Russia. The UK Foreign Office reported that London and its international partners are united in condemning the actions of the Russian Federation in Ukraine. Earlier, Russia announced the introduction of retaliatory measures against the Prime British Minister Boris Johnson. He is denied entry into the country, as are the head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense of the United Kingdom, Liz Truss and Ben Wallace, respectively. In total, 13 people were on the list. In particular, there is Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Justice Dominic Raab, Home Secretary Prit...

London imposed sanctions against the Lokomotiv player and number 4 of the Forbes list

Boris Rotenberg is the son of the co-owner of SMP Bank, the “fourth number” in the rating of the richest Russians, Leonid Mikhelson is the head of NOVATEK. In total, eight people have been added to the British sanctions list. against the Lokomotiv player and number 4 of the Forbes list” /> Boris Rotenberg The United Kingdom has tightened sanctions against Russia by adding a number of heads of Russian companies to the sanctions list. An updated list is available on the UK Government website. London has extended restrictions to: Sergey Ivanov, President of AK ALROSA Boris Rotenberg , defender of the Moscow football club Lokomotiv, son of co-owner and member of the board of directors of SMP Bank Boris Rotenberg, Andrey Akimov, chairman of the board of Gazprombank, Alexan...

Peskov: all the “trash” is going to London

Dmitry Peskov. Photo: Frame from video. Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said on the TV channel “Russia 1” that London is “an oasis for criminals.” “All the trash is gathering in London, which has stolen money somewhere,” – he said in an interview with Pavel Zarubin, adding that this trash has been gathering there for the past 20 years. Peskov noted that as soon as someone stole money, he sent it to London, there was honor and respect. “You sit and spend the stolen money. No one is going to give it away,” the head of the presidential press service emphasized. Источник www.mk.ru

Peskov called London “an oasis for criminals”

According to Peskov, in the last 20 years in the British capital “all the trash that has stolen money somewhere” has been gathering; law enforcement agencies of this country do not want to cooperate with Russia and extradite criminals London, UK Western countries constantly criticized Moscow and deliberately worsened relations with it, at the same time, the UK refuses to cooperate with Russian law enforcement agencies and extradite criminals who have arrived there, Presidential Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said on the air of the Russia 1 channel. Answering a journalist's question, when they began to “undermine” relations between Russia and the West, Peskov remembered the former FSB officer Alexander Litvinenko, who died in 2006 in the UK. “I remember very w...

Times learned about London’s intention to transfer weapons against ships to Kiev

In particular, we are talking about anti-ship missiles, disposable drones and anti-tank guns jpg” alt=”Times learned about London's intention to transfer weapons against ships to Kiev” /> Boris Johnson Great Britain intends to supply anti-ship missiles to Ukraine. This was stated to ministers by the head of the British government, Boris Johnson, at a meeting of the National Security Council, reports The Times, citing sources among officials in the kingdom. “We have a list of what they need, and we are trying to satisfy it in in what we can,— said the interlocutor of the publication (quote from RIA Novosti). Among other things, London plans to supply Harpoons anti-ship missiles, Switchblades disposable drones, and anti-tank guns capable of hitting fired a...

Abramovich was unable to pay tax on a house in London

Due to sanctions, he cannot pay the rent of the plot Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is unable to pay the rent of the plot on which his house stands in the prestigious Kensington district of London. Photo: ru.wikipedia.orgMarina Lystseva According to RBC, formally the land plot on which the businessman's mansion stands, belongs to the monarch. Abramovich has to pay 10,000 pounds (1.4 million rubles) to the British treasury annually for land lease. However, now the billionaire cannot pay the rent, as his assets in the UK were frozen due to sanctions . This is an elite mansion built in 1848, which is located in the gardens of Kensington Palace, not far from the home of Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton. It is noted that in the event of rent arrears the billionaire risks ...

Media: billionaire Roman Abramovich is selling Chelsea and real estate in London

One of the oligarch's mansions costs more than 22 billion rubles. The media report on the hasty sale of Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich. Against the backdrop of Russia's military operation in Ukraine and the EU sanctions imposed, the oligarch decided to sell the Chelsea club and real estate in London. According to Bloomberg, referring to British MP Chris Bryant, Abramovich is afraid of sanctions. For sale, he will put up a mansion at Kensington Palace Gardens, which has five rooms. The cost of the house is almost 150 million pounds (22 billion rubles). In 2018, the billionaire bought a 3-storey penthouse on Chelsea Embankment in London for 22 million pounds. He will also sell it. In addition, Abramovich will sell the Chelsea football club. The media also named a possible bu...

Telegraph learned about the arrest of the alleged Rotenberg house in London

Telegraph: alleged Rotenberg house in central London may be arrested in Britain A house in central London allegedly associated with Russian businessman Roman Rotenberg may be arrested by British authorities. The Daily Telegraph found out about this. According to the publication, the house in the London Borough of Belgravia was acquired in 2007 for £3.3 million ($4.5 million) through Loktan Services, a company registered in Cyprus, end whose beneficiaries could not be identified. According to the newspaper, “official records indicate that this property is associated with Roman Rotenberg.” (son of businessman Boris Rotenberg— RBC). Daily Telegraph writes that at the moment the house, apparently, is empty. According to the newspaper's experts, its current market v...

Saakashvili told about four secret meetings with Lukashenka in London

Saakashvili met with Lukashenka in London to prevent him from recognizing Abkhazia and South Ossetia According to Saakashvili, at these meetings politicians discussed the independence of South Ossetia and Abkhazia. The former president of Georgia spoke about this in court: there is a hearing on the case of embezzlement of state funds Mikheil Saakashvili Former President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili said at a court session that during his presidency he met secretly four times with Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko in London. This is reported by “Georgia Online”. “This is the first time I'm talking about this. It was secret diplomacy. The fact that Lukashenka has not yet recognized South Ossetia and Abkhazia— this is the result of my trips to London,&raq...

Times learned about London’s plans to freeze the assets of Russian energy companies

Times: Britain may impose sanctions against the assets of Russian energy companies The government will introduce new sanctions in the event of a Russian invasion of Ukraine. Restrictions will affect individuals and legal entities that have “strategic significance” for Russia ” alt=”The Times has learned of London's plans to freeze the assets of Russian energy companies” /> The UK may impose sanctions against Russian energy companies in the event of an invasion of Ukraine, British government sources told The Times. < p>Restrictions may also affect other sectors of the economy, the newspaper writes. The UK authorities are preparing a plan according to which the assets of people and organizations of “strategic significance” will be frozen. For Russia. Those ...

Times learned about London’s fears because of Russia’s gas supplies to Europe

Times: Britain fears restrictions on Russian gas supplies to Europe due to sanctions British officials believe that sanctions against Russia over Ukraine will lead to a reduction in Russian gas supplies to Europe, which, in turn, will negatively affect prices < img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/4/73/756429922623734.jpg" alt="The Times learned of London's fears about Russian gas supplies to Europe" /> British government officials fear that possible Western sanctions against Russia over the situation around Ukraine will lead to a reduction in Russian gas supplies to Europe, The Times reports, citing sources. According to the newspaper, the British Cabinet expects that in the event of the introduction of sanctions, Russia will be able to use its natural...

London threatened Moscow with sanctions without invading Ukraine

Minister Raab: Russia is waiting for sanctions when trying to establish a puppet regime in Ukraine Earlier, the British Foreign Office announced Moscow's intentions to bring to power in Ukraine a leader loyal to her. The Deputy Prime Minister of the country said that in this case there would be “serious consequences” for Russia Dominic Raab There will be “very serious consequences” for Russia if it tries to install a “puppet regime” in Ukraine, British Deputy Prime Minister, Attorney General and Lord Chancellor Dominic Raab told Sky News. “We will support them [Ukraine] in protecting themselves, as well as the international community, NATO allies in West. We stand shoulder to shoulder and declare that Russia will face very serious consequences if...

Belarusian Foreign Ministry announces attack on embassy in London

MFA of Belarus: the embassy in London was attacked by a “radical emigrant group” One of the Belarusian diplomats was beaten, the facade of the building of the embassy was “spoiled”, according to Minsk. The British attorney was summoned to the Belarusian Foreign Ministry in connection with the incident In London, a group of people attacked the Belarusian embassy, ​​the Belarusian Foreign Ministry claims. According to Minsk, representatives of the 'radical emigrant group' were involved in the incident. “ First, a group of people damaged the facade of the building of the foreign establishment, and then the Belarusian diplomats who arrived at the scene were physically attacked. One of them was seriously injured and required urgent medical attention. ...

London accused Russia of neglecting security in space

SOURCE: PIXABAY Russia neglected to ensure safety in space during testing of anti-satellite weapons, says British Defense Secretary Ben Wallace. In his opinion, due to the actions of the Russian side, potentially dangerous space debris has formed in Earth's orbit. “The devastating test of an anti-satellite missile by Russia demonstrates complete disregard for safety and long-term stability in outer space,” he said. In his opinion, the resulting debris will now threaten satellites and spacecraft for many years. Earlier, the US State Department accused Russia of testing anti-satellite weapons that threatened the ISS. Источник www.mk.ru