Germany is planning to allocate EUR 6 million to the chemical weapons destruction plant in the Gorny settlement of the Saratov Region. As a Rosbalt correspondent reports this was announced by regional Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Sergei Lisovsky at a press conference on Monday March 3.
He said that discussions are going on as to whether the extra funds should be spent on increasing the plant's capacity or on construction of residential and social facilities.
According to the regional government information department, there are plans to spend about USD 5 million on constructing residential and social facilities at the plant. However the local government believes that these plans require at least twice as much money. Investment is most needed in sanitation for the residential area of the plant.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year