Companies throughout the world are expected to increase expenditures for information technologies and telecommunications by 6 percent in 2003 to $1.9 trillion, the IDC group forecasted. Its research says that investments in the telecommunications sector will fall again, by at least 5 percent, in 2003 except for emerging markets, such as China, Malaysia, Indonesia and Russia. These countries will enjoy a significant rise in allocations for their telecommunications sectors, in particular, due to investments in cellular communications.
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
The Buk system that shot down MH17 belonged to the 53rd SAM missile brigade of the Russian Ministry of Defense, investigators say after looking at a few pictures on the net
It has long been understood that the West has been trying to subject Russian borders to total control. We have not seen such activity even during the Cold War