In the next two years, 50% of Russian banks will either have to increase their reliability or undergo restructuring, or be closed down, announced Russian Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin. According to the minister, the two-year period must be enough to effect these changes in accordance with the banking reform. What the banks will have to do, apart from other requirements, is increase the "sufficiency of their capital," said Kudrin.
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