The main market index on the London Stock Exchange was down 1.5 percent in the first minutes of trading Wednesday, reflecting a sharp fall on exchanges around the world, the AP says.
The Financial Times-Stock Exchange 100-share index stood at 6,188.44 in early trading, down from Tuesday's close of 6,286.1. Tuesday's figure was down 2.3 percent.
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?
This problem is not limited to the situation with the "whale prison" in Russia's Far East, because many people buy tickets to go to oceanariums and turn a blind eye to the problem