Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov prior to February 15 to report on considering the government's plan of action in 2002-2004. This matter was discussed at a Thursday meeting between the head of state and the prime minister, RIA Novosti was told at the Kremlin press service. They also touched upon a set of subjects in relation to the activities of natural monopolies, reported the press service.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said