The Tyumen oil company is planning to receive a 250m-dolar syndicated credit from Deutsche Bank no earlier than in the third quarter of 2002, President of the company Semyon Kukes reported in an interview with RosBusinessConsulting today. According to him, TNK signed a mandate agreement with the bank. The money will be spent on ecological rehabilitation of the Samotlorsky oil field. According to Kukes, the terms of the credit agreement are being agreed upon now. The credit is likely to be given to the company for four years.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities