[tz] Russia plans to turn it's clocks back one hour to "permanent winter time".

Alexander Krivenyshev worldtimezone at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 23 01:23:13 UTC 2012

Alexander Krivenyshev <worldtimezone <at> yahoo.com> writes:

> Here we are go again. Russia plans to move back from 
> "permanent summer time" (now many areas have its time 2 hours ahead of the 
> solar time) to "permanent winter time".
> As we mentioned in the past:
> Russia may move its clocks back one or two hours. 
> (http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_russia46.html)
> Today, according to news, "The chairman of the State Duma's heath care 
> committee, Sergei Kalashnikov, has submitted a bill to turn the nation's 
> back one hour to winter time - permanently ..."
> (http://themoscownews.com/russia/20120920/190253347.html)
> It is unclear if all Russian regions will turn their's clocks back one hour
> (in the past Kamchatka region was against moving it's clock back from UTC+12 
> UTC+11).
> http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_russia47.html
> Alexander Krivenyshev,
> http://www.worldtimezone.com

According to different news (Russia Today), 
Russian Railways will stop selling tickets for long-distance journeys starting 
from October 26, 2012 in case Russia switches to winter time


Alexander Krivenyshev,

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