The Russian government will retain a right to issue Eurobonds in the amountof $1.25bn in 2003, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister AlexeyKudrin said at a briefing in the House of Government. He reiterated thegovernment was not planning to take foreign credits next year. The budgetdraft for 2003 is mapped out so as not to "take foreign credits", theDeputy Prime Minister pointed out. Kudrin was quoted as saying "Russia willrun high credit risks". .
The face of USA's First Lady Melania Trump after her handshake with Russian President Putin has received a lot of attention in social media
Moscow is trying to stop Balkan countries from entering NATO. Greece eventually took measures against Russia, even though Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had earlier said that Russia was Greece's strategic partner
The Ukrainian government refuses to abode by its obligations, rejects a peaceful resolution of the conflict, and disregards its own people, the president said