On November 19, 2002, the board of directors of the Gazprom gas holding will discuss the liberalization of the holding's stock market, the press service of the gas giant reported. Additionally, the agenda of the meeting includes the implementation of the decisions of the board on the holding's participation in the Plant for Production of Large-Diameter Pipes. The board of directors will also make a decision on coordinating the deal on disposing of its stake in the Russian-Ukrainian Druzhkovsky Gas Equipment Plant, and on coordination of the deal on disposing of Gazprom's stake in the Russian-Belarusian Brestgazoapparat gas equipment producer.
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