President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin once again commissioned the Defense Ministry to analyze the process of paying allowances to servicemen, so that they "don't suffer losses while switching to a new payment system" at a session today. Deputy Premier, Finance Minister Alexey Kudrin reported this in an interview with journalists. He also stressed that "the process of switching all financial matters of the defense institution to the federal treasury will be conducted in accordance with a schedule."
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