The Russian government will consider the development of Vneshekonombank, the financial agent of the Finance Ministry, at a meeting today. The Cabinet will consider a development strategy that provides for splitting the bank into a commercial bank and an agency for servicing the Russian state debt. Experts believe that this will allow for attracting more foreign investments to the bank and it will provide support to Russia's export and import transactions. The new bank will not render banking services to residents but specialize in deposits in other countries and financial services for agreements between the government and foreign parties.
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