Scandals of the week (1999) 10/16/1999

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The press published the so-called "Primakov Lists", containing compromising materials on state and political figures.

Yevgeny Primakov sued the newspapers for libel.

Interview: editor-in-chief of the Moscow Pravda newspaper Shod Muladzhanov, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.

The Central Electoral Commission refused to register the lists of LDPR candidates, panic in the ranks of the party.

Comments: Alexey Mitrofanov, Gennady Seleznev, Dmitry Yakubovsky, Gennady Zyuganov, Grigory Yavlinsky, Deputy Prosecutor Oleg Shmunyovsky.

The Moscow City Court found illegal the initiation of a criminal case against the Prosecutor General Yuri Skuratov.

Interview: Yuri Skuratov, Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov, Vice-Speaker of the Federation Council Vladimir Platonov, Kursk Region Governor Alexander Rutskoi.

The crisis in Latvia: pedophiles in the government, a criminal case has been launched.

The Prime Minister of Latvia Andris Shkele, the Supreme Public Prosecutor of Latvia Olgert Shabanskis, the employee of the Ministry of Education Ingus Tuns spoke with Russian journalists.

In the preparation of the plot, we used footage of Latvian television.

The cartoonist Andrei Bilzho, the author of the Petrovich character, is outraged by copyright infringement.

The Trial Chamber for Information Disputes is considering a lawsuit against the editor of the Nizhny Novgorod newspaper Petrovich, Igor Oreshkin.

Comments: Andrei Bilzho, Petrovich's lawyer Pavel Astakhov, editor Igor Oreshkin.

In Moscow, the struggle continues with paid parking.

Interview: Mayor Yuri Luzhkov, lawyer Leonid Olshansky, representative of the Association of paid parking lots Olga Nedelina.


Muladzhanov Sh.S. - writer-publicist, journalist, media manager, editor-in-chief of the newspaper "Moskovskaya Pravda", deputy chairman of the board of the Moscow Journalists Union. Primakov EM - Doctor of Economics, Professor, Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, State and Politician, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (1996-1998), Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation (1998-1999). Putin V.V. - State and political figure, President of the Russian Federation, Master of Sports of the USSR in judo and sambo, Honored trainer of the Russian Federation, Colonel of the State Security in Reserve, Candidate of Economic Sciences. Zhirinovsky VV - Doctor of Philosophy, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation, public and political figure. Matvienko V.I. - Russian statesman, politician, diplomat. Mitrofanov AV - actor, screenwriter, television and radio presenter, public and political figure. Seleznev G.N. - state and political figure, reserve colonel, professor of journalism, academician, chief editor of the newspapers Pravda, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Smena, Teacher's Newspaper (1980-1993). Yakubovsky D.O. - Doctor of Law, Professor, Entrepreneur. Zyuganov G.A. - Doctor of Philosophy, teacher, statesman and politician. Yavlinsky G.A. - political figure, doctor of economic sciences, writer and publicist. Skuratov Yu.I. - Doctor of Law, Professor, Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation (1995-1999), Acting State Counselor of Justice of the Russian Federation. Luzhkov Yu.M. - Doctor of Chemical Sciences, inventor, Honored Chemist of the Russian Federation, politician, Mayor of Moscow (1992-2010). Platonov V.M. - Russian politician, chairman of the Moscow City Duma (1994-2014), president of the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Rutskoy A.V. - state and political figure, governor of Kursk region, doctor of economic sciences, candidate of military sciences, professor. Lebedev AE - Doctor of Economics, lieutenant colonel of the reserve, entrepreneur, writer, public figure. Bilzho AG - caricaturist artist, illustrator, humorist, writer, academician of the Academy of Graphic Design, honorary member of the Russian Academy of Arts, member of the Union of Artists of Russia and the Union of Designers of Russia, entrepreneur.


01/28/1999 10/11/1999


Riga [969]

Media; Courts and prosecutors; Political figures; Artists