SPD, Greens and FDP want to abolish Schröder’s former chancellor privileges – exclusion from the party is also possible — RT DE

18 May 2022 10:45 am Former Chancellor Gerhard Schröder is to lose office space and employees in the Bundestag. On Thursday, the SPD, Greens and FDP want to pass a corresponding resolution in a meeting of the budget committee. With Nancy Faeser, the first cabinet member is now also demanding that Schröder be expelled from […]

Djokovic denounces exclusion of Russian and Belarusian athletes from Wimbledon — RT EN

Apr 21, 2022 1:40 p.m One of the most famous tennis players Novak Djokovic has declared that the Wimbledon organizers’ decision to suspend athletes from Russia and Belarus from the tournament was insane. The organizers justified their decision with the war in Ukraine. Prominent tennis player Novak Djokovic has expressed his opinion regarding the banning […]

Sports Court CAS confirms exclusion of Russian football teams from European competitions — RT EN

16 mar 2022 8:44 am The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has rejected the Russian appeal against the ban of Russian football clubs from competitions in Europe. A decision on the exclusion of the Russian national team from the World Cup qualification has not yet been made. Source: Sputnik © ALEXANDER WILF The Russian […]

Russia’s SWIFT Exclusion Will Boost Non-US Dollar Trades — RT DE

12 mar 2022 12:33 p.m Turkish business officials say decoupling Russian banks from SWIFT could boost local currency trading. According to the Turkish Exporters Association, the shutdown will not affect shipments of agricultural products to Russia. The exclusion of Russian banks from the SWIFT payment system will boost trade between Russia and Turkey in the […]

Exclusion of SWIFT considered unlikely — RT EN

24 Feb 2022 2:11 pm The international payment system SWIFT is also at the center of the discussion about sanctions against Russia. However, the exclusion is considered unlikely. The damage for European donors would be too great. From 2012 to 2016, Iran was banned from SWIFT because of its nuclear program. In 2018, some Iranian […]