Gazprom yesterday lifted all restrictions on the transport of gas by the international Itera group to CIS countries. The restrictions were lifted at 20.00 Moscow time. According to the gas giant's press office, the decision to lift the restrictions was taken in connection with Itera's payment of its debt to Gazprom for October 2002.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?