Vladimir Zhirinovsky, leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia(LD) will start a visit to New York today, the LD press servicereported to RBC. Tomorrow he is going to take part in the presentation ofhis new book 'Ivan, close your soul' in Boston. On the next day, the LDleader will meet with the Russian-speaking community of this US city. OnAugust 17, Zhirinovsky will meet with Boston businessmen and present vodkawith the brand name 'Zhirinovsky'. Over the next three days, he will holdmeetings with representatives of the Boston Jewish community,Russian-speaking cultural figures and visit the Russian department ofHarvard University. The LD leader will return to Moscow on August 22..
Russian military repeatedly thwarted Turkey's attempts to deploy its troops to Syria, and stopped militants from moving further south