Scandals of the week (1999) 05/28/1999
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The statement of Patriarch Alexy II that "... it is necessary to liquidate the churchyard of revolutionaries on Red Square", stirred the Communists.
Chairman of the Council of the Union of Communist Parties Oleg Shenin fears that this ceremony can lead to a split in the political ranks, the niece of the leader Olga Ulyanova against burial for personal reasons, the Research Center for Biomedical Technologies represented by curator Yury Romanov does not want to interrupt a unique scientific experiment; comments by Alexei Mitrofanov and Valeria Novodvorskaya.
In the preparation of the plot, the cadres of the chronicle were used: VI Lenin in the office with NK Krupskaya, the funeral of the leader.
Vladimir Zhirinovsky is running for the post of head of the administration of the Belgorod region, reporting on a meeting with voters in the village of Chernyats.
Announcement of the plot in the following program: VVZhirinovsky is accused of rape.
Scandal with medicines: there are no free drugs in pharmacies for the privileged categories of patients; fragments of interviews with patients and a doctor from one of the Moscow polyclinics.
How the state saves on patients - Deputy Sergei Kovalev talks about the high cost of treatment and the system of pressure on doctors who are forced to prescribe cheap but ineffective drugs; Commentary of the Moscow City Duma deputy Lyudmila Sebenkova.
The vice-mayor of Moscow, Valery Shantsev, claims that everyone is lying and the system is working normally.
In Cannes, the 52nd film festival was over, the main prize was given to the film by the Dardenne brothers Rosetta.
Comments film critic Sergei Lavrentiev.
The capital is preparing to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Pushkin.
Reporting on the exploitation of the poet's name, which reaches the point of absurdity: showcases of Moscow stores and a themed evening at Nostalgie Cafe.
PersonnelAlexis II (Ridiger AM) - Bishop of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia (1990-2008). Shenin OS - Soviet party and statesman, First Secretary of the Krasnoyarsk Territory Committee of the CPSU, Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee (1990-1991), MP. Novodvorskaya V.I. - Soviet dissident and human rights activist, Russian public and political figure, writer and publicist. Mitrofanov AV - actor, screenwriter, television and radio presenter, public and political figure. Zhirinovsky VV - Doctor of Philosophy, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation, public and political figure. Shantsev V.P. - statesman, governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region (2005-2017), vice-mayor of Moscow (1996-2005). Kovalev S.A. - Soviet dissident, human rights activist, public and political figure, human rights commissioner in the Russian Federation (1994-1995). Gibson M.K.-K.D. - American actor, screenwriter, director, film producer. Myers MD - Canadian-British actor, screenwriter, producer. Hayek Jimenez-Pino S.V. - Mexican-American actress of cinema and television, singer, film director, producer. Pedro Almodóvar Caballero is a Spanish film director, screenwriter, producer, foreign honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Cronenberg, D.P. - Canadian film director, screenwriter, one of the largest representatives of American independent cinema. Troitsky (Maidanik) A.K. - a rock journalist, music critic, television and radio presenter, literary and public figure.
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