Tariffs for electricity will be increased in 2002 in Moscow, Deputy Mayor of Moscow Valery Shantsev announced in an interview with an RBC correspondent. He explained this rise will be connected with a general increase in tariffs of natural monopolies and stated that, according to Moscow legislation, tariffs may be raised twice a year in Moscow. The Deputy Mayor reported that this rise in tariffs will be about 20 or 30 per cent.
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