Chairman of the Russian government Mikhail Kasyanov ruled out a possibility of nationalisation of oil companies in Russia. Answering the questions of State Duma deputies Friday he confirmed that there could not be any talk of nationalisation of oil companies in Russia. Kasyanov said that currently a significant part of the economy is privately owned and this is the main result of the country's development over the past years. He emphasised that "private property is used considerably better than earlier."
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