The Economic Development and Trade Ministry thinks the sales tax should be cancelled in 2004, Deputy Economy Minister Arkady Dvorkovich stated at a meeting with journalists today. The Ministry does not support the initiative of the Finance Ministry to postpone the cancellation of this tax to a later date. According to Dvorkovich, the Russian budget has necessary resources to compensate for the cancellation. In particular, additional budget revenues can be raised from auctions on the use of subsurface resources.
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
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations