Former USSR President Mikhail Gorbachev called Russian President Vladimir Putin's decision to dismiss the cabinet a 'strong and logical move.' Speaking to journalists, Gorbachev said that a change in the government was necessary. 'I think (Putin's) decision was logical and correct because he is letting the electorate know exactly who is going to work with before the presidential elections on March 14,' said Gorbachev.
In June, the Baltic States will hold BALTOPS and Saber Strike 2018 drills. A US Armored Brigade will be deployed in Europe for the purpose - no less than 4,000 soldiers
The import of liquefied natural gas from the United States will not grow, even if Germany exits the Nord Stream-2 project, German Minister of Economy and Energy Peter Altmeier said