In 2002, the Tatneft oil company produced 24.612 million tons of oil, which was 7.8 percent more than in 2001, the press service of the company reported. In December 2002, Tatneft's oil production reached 2.084 million tons gaining 9.1 percent as compared to the corresponding period of 2001.
Gorbachev was not isolated from the world during the days of the State Emergency Committee. Gorbachev could be contacted via secret communication channels, and he was perfectly aware of what was going on
Scientists unveiled a few curious details about the skeletal remains from the black sarcophagus that was found in Alexandria, Egypt