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.
Russia, when signing documents for the sale of Alaska to the United States, was realizing her objective benefit
It has long been understood that the West has been trying to subject Russian borders to total control. We have not seen such activity even during the Cold War