The majority of highly liquid shares opened lower on the Russian stockmarket today. On the Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange, RAO UES securitiesfell by 4.5 percent; Mosenergo and Sberbank shares also dropped noticeably.Securities of oil companies are more stable; it seems that investors arewaiting for a new correction on the oil market. Meanwhile, US futures aredemonstrating positive dynamics, which can also support the market. Itlooks like energy and telecom shares will retreat noticeably today; aconsiderable decrease in the fuel sector should not be expected..
Putin said that NATO increased its military personnel by 10,000 people in the areas where NATO troops should not even be in accordance with key documents
The choice of the city of Helsinki is not incidental as the capital of Finland had hosted US-Soviet negotiations on the limitation of nuclear stockpiles in 1969