Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russia's G8 Spot Focus of Hague Talks
23.03.2014 22:18
Russia's G8 Spot Focus of Hague Talks
Photo Credit: http://russiancouncil.ru

Russia may be kicked out of the G8 at the G7 meeting in The Hague, according to media reports.

      The West has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and businessmen with close ties to the Kremlin, as well as Bank Rossiya after Moscow incorporated Ukraine’s breakaway region of Crimea into Russia.

      Western leaders have indicated they are mulling possible exclusion of Russia from the G8 forum.

      The upcoming summit is likely to decide whether Russia will remain or forced to leave the format. Another option could be temporary suspension. Ukraine has been invited to the summit instead of Russia.

      Earlier, some Western leaders and Japan have announced plans to freeze military cooperation with Russia.

      The future of the G8 summit that was supposed to be held in Sochi later this year is uncertain.

      Nine Russian soldiers taking part in joint military exercises were expelled from Canada.

      Earlier, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced that all planned bilateral activities between the Canadian Armed Forces and the Russian military of the Russian Federation were suspended, including exercises such as NORAD's Exercise Vigilant Eagle.

       




Author: Mikhail Vesely

Tags: Ukraine crisis Crimea    

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Students of HSE Took Part in SPIEF
09.06.2018
World Cup 2018 has been the Best for the Entire Tournament History
21.07.2018
A Special Group in the UK will Monitor Financial Flows from Russia
27.01.2019
The Digital Renaissance Session was Hosted by Vnesheconombank at SPIEF 2018
09.06.2018
The FIFA President Called Russia a Truly Football Country
20.07.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Krokin Gallery  English-speaking  Exhibitions in Moscow  Kirill Razlogov  Russian beaches  tourism in Russia  Russian history  Russian politics  Samara  Heroism   Great Patriotic War  Dmitry Peskov  Altai Territory  Archaeology  Suzdal Animation Festival   Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Karl Bryullov  MexSat  Russian tourism  Russian business  Troitsk  Alexander Yakovlev  Zlatoust   Russian Cinema  Stavropol Territory  Krasnoyarsk Museum Biennale  Moscow  train tickets Russia FIFA  Durov Animal Theatre   Concerts in Saint Petersburg  Robots  Russian Orthodox Church  Festivals in Moscow  Eurovision  Roman Abramovich  Moscow Museums  Exhibitions in Irkutsk  Vaccination  Moskva River accident  Satellites  invest  Caspian Fashion Week  the Ob River  Pyaterochka   Romanovs  ROSCOSMOS  St. Petersburg  activity holidays  Swords  Russian Literature 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites