Chechen citizens will receive some 240,000 rubles (about $7,700) in compensations for a ruined home, Chechen Prime Minister Anatoly Popov declared at a press conference today. He added that on April 18 representatives of the Audit Chamber would visit Chechnya to audit the process of distribution of funds allocated for Chechnya's restoration and compensations to Chechens.
Popov also noted that after the referendum the number of crimes in Chechnya had decreased. He mentioned that elections in the republic might be held not earlier than in September. He also stressed that he would not run for the presidency of Chechnya.
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