Assets of the Surgutneftegaz oil and gas company advanced by 14.5 percent in 2001 under US GAAP and reached $11.897bn, the press service of the company reported. The company's fixed assets connected with oil and gas exploration and production, gained 17. 2 percent in the reported period to $3.234bn; other fixed assets increased by 14.8 percent and reached $3.033bn.
Russia, when signing documents for the sale of Alaska to the United States, was realizing her objective benefit
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