The United States will not allow Russia to pay off its debt in dollars from American accounts. The Ministry of Finance believes that Moscow needs to choose “between depletion of remaining dollar reserves, new arrivals or default.”
Russian schools have received new recommendations for conducting special lessons against the background of a “special military operation” in Ukraine, learned from Kommersant. They will talk about the benefits of import substitution. About lessons
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has approved the composition of the delegation for talks with Russia on security guarantees. It will be headed by the leader of the “Servant of the People” faction, David Arahamia. About negotiations
The Commercial Bank of Kyrgyzstan is ready to issue Visa cards to Russian citizens working abroad without leaving the country. You can get a personal “gold card” in the office in Moscow for 17.5 thousand. руб. About the offer
The United States wants the UN General Assembly to vote to exclude Russia from the Human Rights Council on April 7. The White House said Washington was doing so at the behest of President Joe Biden.
Russian envoy Vasily Nebenzya calls Russia’s unprecedented refusal to hold UN Security Council on Bucha. He called the video from the Ukrainian city a production. About the positions of the parties
The EU has no plans to impose an embargo on Russian gas yet, said EU Commissioner for Economic Affairs Paolo Gentiloni. At the same time, according to him, the issue is still on the agenda.
Italy may send dozens of Russian diplomats, reported Corriere della Sera. The day before, Germany and France announced the expulsion of diplomats. About the reasons
Russian Deputy Security Council Deputy Chairman Dmitry Medvedev promises symmetrical response to expulsion of diplomats. In his opinion, this is destructive for bilateral relations.
NLMK owner Vladimir Lisin considers the situation in Russia very difficult and calls on the government not to worsen it by ill-considered regulation. For the first time, he publicly expressed his opinion on the problems related to the conflict in Ukraine and sanctions. On the opinion of Mr. Lisin
Australia bans luxury goods supplies to Russia. Restrictions will affect the export of jewelry, transport, fur and a number of other goods.
The Accounting Chamber proposed not to build a section of the road Vladivostok-Nakhodka-port Vostochny due to high cost. The cost is estimated at 309 billion rubles – 2.8 billion rubles. for 1 km.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s sister has threatened South Korea with nuclear weapons. She noted that Pyongyang would not be the first to strike.
The most important events of April 5 are in Kommersant’s announcements.