Russian oil company Rosneft is going to invest about $1bn in oil production, oil refinery and sales a year starting in 2003, Rosneft President Sergey Bogdanchikov announced at the ceremony of signing a general agreement with Sberbank today. He noted that Rosneft was close to western companies in the level of investments per ton of produced oil. He also reported that the company was going to increase oil production by 10-12 percent a year in the future. As of now, the volume of Rosneft's investments in oil production, refinery and sales was $600m a year.
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