To keep SARS off Russia, it intends to cut by half the number of checkpoints along the Chinese frontier, and suspend 80% of their analogues on the Mongolian. A total eleven points will close for a time on the Russian-Chinese frontier, and 21 on the Russian-Mongolian, to leave a respective nine and four in action - enough for efficient medical inspection of travellers, say federal government staff experts.
The Russian government is drafting an appropriate resolution to offer it for debate at the nearest Cabinet session, Thursday. The government does not think it will be wise now to suspend all transport links with Southeast Asia. The situation is under control, and available preventive measures promise to be sufficient to bar off the disease, reassure Cabinet PR.
The majority of experts in the field of armaments admit that made-in-Russia weapons can be referred to as best weapons in the world. To substantiate this point, suffice it to recall that many countries make their own ripoffs of world-famous Russian weapons.