The Russian Finance Ministry has earmarked $52.751 million, or about 41.7 million SDR (Special Drawing Rights) for the next payment to the International Monetary Fund. RosBusinessConsulting received this information in the press service of the Finance Ministry. This payment will be made according to the schedule, i.e. on November 20, 2001, the source reported. This will be the third and the last payments to the IMF in December. On the whole, Russia was to repay $2.1 billion to the IMF in 2001.
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