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.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said