Around 43% of Lithuanians do not regard Russia as a threat. According to Rosbalt's correspondent, this statistic was produced by the latest Lithuanian opinion poll. The poll was carried out in November by the Vilmorus public opinion research centre. 24% of respondents believe that investments in the Lithuanian energy industry by Russian companies Yukos, Gazprom, and LUKoil are a threat to Lithuania's sovereignty. This opinion is mainly held by supporters of conservative parties. According to the poll, one third of Lithuanians do not have a firm opinion on relations between Lithuania and Russia. Over 1,000 people took part in the poll.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part