The Russian Defense Ministry released official information yesterday which shows the extent of Russian military losses in Chechnya between October 1999 and December 2002. As the Echo of Moscow radio station reports, in little over three years 4572 people were killed and 15.5 thousand were injured. The ministry emphasised that these figures are official and are not in any way connected with the figures that were released earlier in reference to the North Caucasus Military District.
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?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year