The Russian Anti-Monopoly Ministry has initiated investigation against Gazprom, the Federal Energy Commission and Mezhregiongaz (Gazprom's subsidiary), the ministry reported.
The case has been initiated because of violations of anti-monopoly legislation and it is based on appeals of gas distributing enterprises in the Astrakhan, Rostov and Krasnodar regions.
The case will be considered on January 15, 2004.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov announced a possible move that Russia can take in response to new US sanctions
Not that long ago, American soldiers would train their skills to counter insurgent and partisan military organizations. These days, they are trained to show resistance to the regular army of a potential adversary