Moscow nationalizes Renault factory – plans to revive Moskvich brand — RT EN

16 May 2022 2:37 p.m Moscow will fully nationalize carmaker Renault Russia. The French automaker’s stake in the Russian group Avtowas is also affected. According to the Moscow mayor, the production of Moskvich electric cars is now planned. © Robert DEYRAIL/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images The Moscow City Government will get 100 percent of Renault Russia […]

‘Doesn’t make our continent any safer’ – Moscow’s reaction to Finland’s NATO membership plans — RT EN

12 May 2022 4:45 p.m Official Moscow on Thursday reacted to Finland’s plan to join NATO. The Foreign Ministry warned that Russia would be forced to take countermeasures, including military and technical ones. Kremlin spokesman Peskov spoke of a threat. Source: © NurPhoto Finnish President Sauli Niinistö and Prime Minister Sanna Marin want their […]

EU plans expropriations of Russians even in the absence of a crime — RT EN

The European Union wants to make it possible for the member states to expropriate and sell the assets of “Russian oligarchs” without a court hearing and without the person concerned becoming personally guilty of anything. According to “Politico”, proposals for appropriate regulations are currently being drawn up. Like the US newspaper Politico reported on Wednesday, […]

EU plans child abuse surveillance law – privacy advocates appalled — RT DE

Brussels wants to better combat child abuse online and has presented corresponding plans. FDP and Greens sharply criticized the draft law with regard to data protection and speak of “sniffer software”. The EU Commission has presented plans on how sexualized violence against children on the Internet should be combated in the future. As EU Home […]

Macron plans visit to Scholz on May 9 — RT DE

5 May 2022 12:28 p.m French President Emmanuel Macron plans to travel to Berlin on May 9 for talks with Chancellor Olaf Scholz. This was announced by the Élysée Palace on Thursday. On the agenda are the situation in Ukraine and current challenges for European sovereignty. Source: AP © Michel Euler Macron’s first official trip […]

‘Baseless allegations’ – Hungary denies plans to seize Ukrainian territories — RT EN

The allegation by a senior Ukrainian official that Hungary has plans to conquer Ukrainian territories has sparked outrage in the country. The embassy of the EU country speaks of incitement to hatred against the Hungarian people. Hungary has reacted sharply to the statement by the secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, […]