The Russian government will discuss a draft program on the Russian-Iraqicooperation in the next one on two weeks, a source in the Russiangovernment told RBC. The source pointed out that "this program is broad andit contains possible issues of cooperation between the two countries".According to him, among directions of cooperation are the oil, gas,transportation, communications, medicine and metal industries. The sourcealso said that this question had been considered two years ago and sincethat time the document had been elaborated on. The program is not connectedwith the recently increased tension around Iraq.On the whole, the program amounts to some $40bn..
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year