Russia plans to force some citizens to report on trips abroad: who is unlucky
We will have to report on contracts and agreements with “scientific and educational organizations with a share in the authorized capital of foreign citizens and foreign organizations” in Russia.In Russia want to oblige researchers to report on trips abroad / photo regnum.ru
The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation has decided to make life difficult for employees of scientific organizations and universities. They are planned to be obliged to write reports on trips abroad under agreements, contracts and grants.
About it writes ” Kommersant “.
According to the publication, such a rule is contained in the draft “Rules of accounting for agreements on international scientific and technical cooperation” of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation.
The document states that employees of scientific organizations will have to report on “agreements on international scientific and technical cooperation for civil purposes.”
Such reports will be required from universities as well. Their employees will have to report on contracts and agreements with “scientific and educational organizations with a share in the authorized capital of foreign citizens and foreign organizations” in Russia.
As UNIAN previously reported, in Lithuania, the Siauliai District Court found a diplomat and former deputy of the Seimas Algirdas Paleckis guilty of espionage in favor of Russia. He was sentenced to 6 years in prison. According to investigators, Paleckis in 2017-2018 was part of an organized group that collected information for Russian intelligence for a monetary reward.