Older people need the right to end their days without artificial life support, according to the Japanese Minister of Finance. To date, the social security system of the country paralyzed by the support of people over 60 who make up a third of the nation.
Known for his harsh speeches of Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Taro Aso said the government is paying too much money for a senseless violent extension of the lives of those whose days are numbered. This is a statement he made at a meeting of the National Council for Social Security reform.
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January 21 marks 89 years since the death of Vladimir Lenin. As found "Levada Center", the number of people who believe that the body should remain in the mausoleum, declined in recent years to 25%. Nationalists believe that "fans Soviet executioners soon will be even less." In the Communist Party are convinced that "society should be consolidated to address common problems, and disposal of Vladimir Lenin can share it," writes the newspaper "Kommersant".
The number of those who want to have the body of Vladimir Lenin in the Mausoleum remained fell to a Read more [...]
Well-known journalist and lawyer Ann Coulter insists that killing Americans is not freedom of arms sales, and the problem of "non-White" diaspora.
On air Fox News Coulter said master Sean Hannity that there is acute "demographic problem."
"As you know, I just came back from England, - explained Coulter. - We are told that Europe is a very low murder rate, and we think, "Wow, it's so low is because they have no weapons!" But if you compare the murders committed by whites, then we have it just the same as in Belgium. "
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Syrian President Bashar Assad and his family, probably most of the time in the Mediterranean on board the ship, which is "under Russian supervision," write the Belgian media on Monday, referring to the intelligence services of Saudi Arabia.According to them, when Assad appointed or that a meeting in Damascus, he takes off on her helicopter, RIA "Novosti".According to the newspaper opinion, a number of Western and Arab countries insist on withdrawal of Bashar Assad as president of Syria, as a necessary condition for the crisis. Russian authorities believe that the Syrian people Read more [...]
U.S. Afghan policy radically changes orientation. This is made clear by President Barack Obama after talks at the White House with his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai at the end of last week. They were told by two important things. First, Obama announced plans to significantly speed up the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country by passing the full powers of its own army and police. Second, Obama and Karzai agreed for the process of reconciliation in Afghanistan to establish a representative office of the radical movement "Taliban".
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The General Staff reported that the detachment of the Russian Navy will fulfill marines off the coast of Syria. However, it soon became known that one of the ships sent already broke. According to experts, the Navy is preparing for a possible evacuation of Russians from Syria. Representatives of the rebels told the opinion, that of the 30,000 people living in the country while the Russians are ready to leave no more than a thousand.
On Friday, a source of "Interfax" the General Staff said that the ships of the United mezhflotskoy factions of the Russian Navy in joint maneuvers in Read more [...]
Syrian ambassador to Moscow Riyad Haddad called a provocation allegations of Syrian army chemical weapons. In his opinion, misinformation can become a pretext for foreign intervention in Syria.
"Of course, everything is done for the organization of intervention in Syria, but I think that, thanks to the efforts of Russia and China will not happen" - said Haddad.
The politician did not give a direct answer to the question of who is behind the stuffing of this information, but said that the foreign media, including Turkish and Arabic, inaccurate covering the events in Syria to facilitate Read more [...]
on June 28. The bill will be submitted to the state Duma in early September. The document is already ready in the next 2 months will be even further developed.
In 2011, the country ceased to put the clock «winter» and «summer» time. This caused a wave of discontent in the regions, many complained of chronic sleep deprivation and fatigue.
The author of the bill (as proposed by the head of the Committee on health hopes that the initiative will be supported not only by fellow deputies and citizens.
Source: The first channel
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on June 24. Firefighters in Colorado despite fought with fire, to contain the fire, uncontrolled spread over 100 square miles of forest - resisting winds, heat and fatigue.
On Wednesday, they faced a new scourge - the meteors.
The guide put air transport fire service as a precaution after a few meteors were seen over the territory of fire in high Park.
Sheriff County Caffe Peter Palmer told the Los Angeles Times that his office received four messages falling meteorites.
\"People heard explosions; they saw something flying in the sky, like — he said. — The local chief Read more [...]
Airborne troops of Russia will come to help women and children in Syria, where appropriate, and even, if necessary, provide evacuation of Russian citizens. This was announced on Tuesday Airborne Troops Commander Colonel General Vladimir Shamanov. The more experience of such operations by Russian soldiers there.
Of course, the airborne troops would come to help, but if such a task will be assigned military leadership, added Shamans.
"Absolutely responsibly declare we are ready" - quoted Shamanov "Interfax".
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Russians and the kidnappers of an Italian citizen in Syria demanded a ransom for their release, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry. The hostages were employees of a private enterprise. The Russian Embassy in Damascus has already begun to take the necessary proactive in contact with the Syrian side. Ukrainian authorities do not agree with Syrian rebels abducted earlier Ukrainian journalist Ankhara Kochneva they suspected of having links to Russian intelligence.
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Regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad is on the verge of falling, said Thursday in Brussels, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen."I think the regime in Damascus is close to collapse. I think that now it's just a matter of time "- said the secretary general of the Alliance," Interfax ".In addition, Rasmussen condemned the use of Scud missiles, the Syrian government against the rebels. According to him, the use of missiles showed "absolute disregard" of the Syrian people's lives.Earlier, the U.S. newspaper The New York Times, citing a source in the Read more [...]
12/13/2012 Kazakhstan has placed on the complex "Baikonur" cosmodrome and includes the eponymous town, the special representative Border Guard National Security Committee. The task of the military is, in particular, the surveillance vehicles and their maintenance. This was reported by the Russian media source at the cosmodrome. According to him, the captain headed the representative Azat Sunkar."The main task of border guards - check documents for entry to the country, vehicle supervision and support. Border guards working for two airfields -" Deadline "and" Jubilee Read more [...]
The leader of the "militia peacekeepers Alaska" (OMA) Schaeffer Cox, Jan. 8, was sentenced to an unexpectedly severe punishment of imprisonment for a term of 26 years on charges of conspiring to kill government officials. But those who knew the 28-year-old convict, consider it an honest patriot, locked up by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and federal prosecutors in connection with his convictions and expressed his opposition to tyranny.Cox last summer, proclaiming that "God's law" more "human", was accused of conspiring to assassinate officials (federal Read more [...]
Israel's ambassador to the U.S., told Fox News television on the probability that a chemical weapon in the hands of the Shiite terrorist group said that for Israel this situation would "change the rules of the game."
Ambassador Michael Oren said that, if there had been a chemical weapon in the hands of "Hezbollah", Israel will consider it a "red line" and "change the game" in the region.
Israel and the West are closely monitoring the situation in Syria, while Syrian President Bashar Assad is trying to hold on to power in a country ravaged by civil Read more [...]
10/12/2012 Kazakhstan continues to discuss the question of whether to establish jurisdiction over the city of Baikonur, which leased the Russian side. Chapter Kazkosmos Talgat Musabayev said that Moscow and Astana have been considering a gradual transition into the hands of the Republic spaceport. According to him, the exact date on which the transfer occurs and the abandonment of the lease, as yet unknown.
"Today the President set a task to us and this question has been slandered with Putin when agreed to elaborate on the development of a new comprehensive treaty on Baikonur complex <...> Read more [...]
U.S. authorities intend to prevent the creation of a new version of the Soviet Union under the guise of economic integration, the U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Clinton noted that the new USSR could be created under new names - "The Customs Union and the Eurasian Union."
U.S. Secretary of State said that the Russian government supports the plan to deepen economic ties with its neighbors."Let's not make mistakes. We know that is the goal, and we will try to find an effective way to slow or prevent this process," - said Clinton, reports Financial Times.Hillary Clinton Read more [...]
Iranian authorities announced that they were able to produce their own nuclear fuel for a research reactor in Tehran. On it informs RIA "Novosti".According to the newspaper VIEW, formerly Secretary of State, John Kerry, after a meeting with Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird said that the window for a diplomatic solution to the Iranian nuclear issue is still open, but Tehran has to make a choice.The next round of negotiations, "six" of international mediators (the five permanent UN Security Council members and Germany) and Iran will be held in Almaty on 26 February.U.S. Vice Read more [...]