The VimpelCom company has announced the beginning of commercial use of itscellular communication network in Tomsk. Local users can now subscribe tothe network's services. Ten cellular communication stations connected to aswitchboard in Novosibirsk with the initial capacity of over 100,000 usershave been installed in Tomsk as of now. Regional networks of VimpelCom arecurrently serving over 600,000 users, the company's press servicereported..
A nuclear-powered submarine of the British Navy surfaced in the ice of the Arctic for the first time in many years