"Insulting state symbols and the authorities, including Putin, will carry a fine of up to 300,000 rubles and 15 days in jail for repeat offenses".
The legislation grants authorities the power to block websites if they fail to comply with requests to remove information that the state deems to be factually inaccurate.
While Article 29 of the Constitution of the Russian Federation promises "Everyone shall be guaranteed the freedom of ideas and speech", guarantees "the freedom of mass communication" and bans censorship and "the propaganda of social, racial, national, religious or linguistic supremacy", The Moscow Times reports that laws introduced over the last five years have required messaging services to open up to Russian security services and search engines to delete some search results.
Speaking at an outdoor concert in Crimea's regional capital of Simferopol, the Russian leader hailed Crimea's residents, likening them to the Red Army soldiers of World War II.
The meeting of Putin with the representatives of the "Crimean community" in Simferopol is planned as well as the participation in the festivities dedicated to the celebration of the fifth anniversary of the so-called "Crimean referendum" in 2014 and occupation of Crimea by Russian Federation. 'We will fulfil all of our goals. because we are together now'.
"Russia's violations of global law have led to a unsafe increase in tensions at the Kerch Strait and the Sea of Azov".
Officials even built a bridge to link the peninsula to southern Russian Federation.
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The company had undertaken illegal construction that had not passed safety checks, according to local authorities. While there is a small river next to the site, it is not used as a drinking source, the agency added.
He attended the launch of a power station in the city of Sevastopol and watched the launch of another in Simferopol by video conference. He praised completion of the centers, which he said will cover up to 90 percent of Crimea's power needs. Previously, a ferry crossing that was often interrupted by gales served as the only connection.
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union also called for the release of Ukrainian sailors detained by the Russian navy and coast guard in waters off Ukraine in November.
Ukraine says it wants Crimea back and most countries still recognize it as Ukrainian territory.
"Russia used force against Ukraine to illegally and illegitimately annex Crimea".
The Kerch Strait bridge connects the Sea of Asov and the Black Sea.
The March 2014 referendum, held by Crimean authorities, was not recognised internationally.
The findings are backed up by several studies, which have shown that many glaciers in the Himalayas are melting and thinning. Bodies are being removed on the Chinese side of the mountain, to the north, as the spring climbing season starts.
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