Iceland's experience building highly profitable fishing industry is of special interest to Russia. According to the State Piscatorial Committee, this topic will be central during the ongoing talks in Moscow of Russia's President Vladimir Putin with Iceland's President, Уlafur Ragnar Grimsson. The meeting will be also attended by Evgeny Nazdratenko, the head of the State Piscatorial Committee of Russia. The participants of the meeting intend to discuss trade and economic cooperation between the two countries and the activation of the joint fishing commission.
Russian small missile ships - the Grad Sviyazhsk and the Great Ustyug - set off for a mission to the Mediterranean Sea
President Vladimir Putin has not released an official statement yet about his position on the issue of the pension reform in Russia