According to an Aton Capital's analytical review, a switch from monetary payments to barter supplies for natural gas will have extremely negative consequences for Gazprom, as barter trade is often a cause for misuse and corruption. The review came as a reaction for news that Turkish authorities have been experiencing difficulties with payments for gas supplies to Gazprom.
The behavior of the Russian inspector satellite, which was launched in the autumn of 2017, puzzles military officials in the United States
Ukrainian bloggers draw a parallel between the events in East Timor and the Crimea. Any comparison has a right to exist, but a detailed analysis of the situation does not give a promising forecast to Ukraine
Vladimir Putin is planning to attend the wedding ceremony of Austria's Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl on the way to Berlin