A Russian-Bulgarian business forum opened today in the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The Chamber's vice-president, Vladimir Strashko, declared that 'Russian-Bulgarian relations have recently made clear progress'. This is demonstrated both by the recent visit of the Bulgarian Prime Minister to Russia and the current forum, which is being held in connection with an official visit by Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov.
Bulgarian deputy prime minister Kostadin Paskalev said that particular success had been achieved in the construction, energy, manufacturing, trade and tourism sectors.
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The World Cup that is about to finish in Russia has shown that the Western propaganda machine has failed to create the image of Russia as a monster with "many tentacles." By and large, the Russians and the Ukrainians are close to each other