The Russian oil company LUKoil and the Iraqi oil ministry have signed a memorandum on understanding and cooperation, LUKoil head Vaghit Alekperov declared today at a news conference in Baghdad, Iraq. This document was signed after negotiations of Alekperov and the Iraqi oil minister. "The talks testify to the strengthening of the company's positions in Iraq and another important stage in the system of complex measures aimed at reestablishing LUKoil activities in the country," Alekperov noted, Rossiya (Russia) television reported.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18