The new GSH-18 pistol will be presented on December 20 in Tula (200 km South of Moscow) during an all-Russian conference, "History and Modern Trends of Development of Russian Pistol Systems". The conference will be attended by weapons developers, heads of weapons producing enterprises, representatives of research institutes and of the customers - federal Defence Ministry and other lawenforcement agencies. Russian Premier Ilya Klebanov is also expected to take part in the conference. The conference has been timed to coincide with three anniversaries, namely: 70 years since the commissioning of the TT (Tulski Tokarev) pistol and 50 years since the Russian police and commandos received first PM (pistolet Makarova) and APS (Avtomaticheski Pistolet Stechkina) pistols.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities