As of 11:02 a.m. on the RTS exchange, YUKOS fell by 12.94 percent. Many players will fix their profits today, an expert told RBC. According to him, the RTS index will decrease by 2 percent and YUKOS may lose 4 to 10 percent more. Sibneft and Gazprom may advance slightly today but in general, the Russian stock market is likely to decrease.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18