Nyberg told Russia's Ekho
Moskvy radio station yesterday (5 March) that the price of a visa and the term of issuing it remained unchanged, but stressed that those who were banned from entering one of the Schengen countries would be refused entry into Finland.
This article analyzes how the four Russian media that cater to different Russian and global audiences--the newspaper Izvestiya, the satellite television channel Russia Today, the newspaper Kommersant, and the radio station Ekho
Moskvy--covered the debate around the controversial law on "foreign agents" passed in Russia in the summer of 2012.
"Components of our air defense shield are not located abroad since it is enough that they are located in Russia," he said in an interview with the Ekho
Moskvy radio station.
Aleksei Venediktov, the head of liberal radio station Ekho
Moskvy, reportedly said this week he was requesting extra security for his staff.
Companies that have hedged against the devaluation included El-Sewedy Electric Company (SWDY), Sisi Kerir Petrochemicals Company (Sidpec), and EgyptKuwait Holding (EKHO
Peskov, asked by Ekho
Moskvy if the president's handshake remained firm, answered:"handbreakingly so."
''Even if they succeed in protecting Sochi, there could be a series of major attacks near Sochi,'' Anatoly Yermolin, a veteran KGB officer, told Ekho
Russian population in Kyrgyzstan comprises 384,000, making around 7% of the total population of the country, according to statistics for 2012, Kyrgyzstan Ambassador to Russia Bolot Junusov told the Ekho
Moskvy (Echo of Moscow) radio.
Meanwhile, Washington hopes to convince Russia to continue slashing strategic nuclear arms, Gottemoeller said on Ekho
Moskvy radio, speaking in Russian.
"Despite all the criticism of the authorities that you hear now, a new auto industry has been built on Russian soil, an industry which produces Ford, Volkswagen, Renault, Hyundai cars and so on," said Alexander Pikulenko, auto industry commentator for Ekho
Moskvy radio station.
24, former USSR President Mikhail Gorbachev, speaking on Ekho
Moskvy radio, urged PM Putin to follow his example and to step down immediately.