The total volume of loans of Tyumen Oil Company (TNK) amounted to $2.5bn as of September 2001, the company's first vice-president Iosif Bakaleinik announced at a meeting with journalists. He noted that the volume of loans in the total volume of the TNK assets is the largest among all Russian companies. In addition, Bakaleinik reported that up to 50 per cent of TNK exports, including oil and oil products, are used as a pledge for credits.
Russia may terminate all kinds of military and military-technical relations with Israel, including the agreement on the exchange of reconnaissance data
The Kremlin is very concerned about the events related to the crash of the Il-20 Russian military aircraft in Syria