The total volume of investments in housing construction exceeded 28bn rubles (about $940m) in the Moscow region over the first nine months of 2001. This was declared at a research conference devoted to the attraction of additional investments in the economy of the region. Most investments go mainly to housing construction. 1.712 square meters of apartments were built since the beginning of 2001. According to forecasts, 1.6m square meters will be built in multi-storied buildings and 1.127m - in single family dwellings this year.
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