Gazprom increased gas exports by 11.58 percent to 102.79bn cubic meters of gas in January to August 2004 against he corresponding period in 2003, the press service of Gazprom's subsidiary Gazexport reported. Some 92.12bn cubic meters of gas were exported in 2003.
In particular, some 99.06bn cubic meters of gas were exported to countries outside the CIS in January to August 2004 against 91.41bn cubic meters last year. For instance, some 3.67bn cubic meters of gas were supplied to Austria, some 27.11bn cubic meters to Germany and some 14.64bn cubic meters to Italy.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part