The total volume of Russia's foreign debt repayment amounted to $14bn in 2002, including $6.8bn in the debt itself and $7.5bn in the interest on it, the Government Information Department reported. Additionally, settling of the Russian debt to a number of foreign countries on conditions, favorable for Russia, was provided for in 2002, the report says.
A financial reserve has been created for peak payments for the Russian foreign debt in 2003. As of the end of 2003, its volume is to reach RUR197.4bn (about $6.21bn).
There are legitimate authorities in Donetsk and Luhansk republics now, with which Russia can implement the project of the economic integration of the Donbass
One hundred years ago today ended the most grueling of wars involving disgusting conditions for soldiers and at least 17 million deaths. We learnt nothing.
Russia has been developing an energy module on the basis of the megawatt-class nuclear power plant since 2010. The spaceship needs neither sunlight nor solar batteries