The real implementation of the project on constructing the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline will start on January 14, 2003, the Trend news agency quoted Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze as saying in a traditional radio interview today. According to the Georgian leader, this day a British vessel with pipes and equipment necessary for the construction of the oil pipeline is to arrive in the Poti port. Similar cargo is also to start arriving in the Batumi port at the end of the week, Shevardnadze declared.
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