YUKOS will suspend oil supplies to a Chinese company starting October 1 till October 20, 2004, Russian Railways President Gennady Fadeyev announced at a press conference. According to him, after October 20 the oil company will restart its oil supplies. As Fadeyev stressed, before October 1 YUKOS met all its obligations on oil supplies to China. After October 20 the beleaguered oil company will meet them again.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said