Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov has signed a decree on granting more authority to the Federal Energy Commission, the press secretary of the commission reported to RBC. Initially, the Federal Energy Commission regulated tariffs on the transportation of oil, oil products and gas via major pipelines and tariffs on deliveries of electricity and heating services. According to this decree, the commission will also set tariffs for railroad freight services, services of transport terminals, sea ports and airports. In addition, the decree stipulates that the staff of the Federal Energy Commission will be enlarged by 35 people.
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