Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday informed US President George Bush of the results of talks held in Pyongyang by Russian special envoy Alexander Losyukov. According to the president's press service, the talks were initiated by Russia. The Russian President stressed that, in the opinion of the Russian side, the meeting in Pyongyang has left 'a good foundation for a productive dialogue with North Korea aimed at easing the crisis and finding a solution to the so-called 'North Korean nuclear problem''. The two presidents also agreed to continue contacts between their foreign affairs departments over this issue.
While discussing Iraq, Vladimir Putin said that the main criterion for evaluating the situation would be the conclusions reached by the international inspectors, which will soon be presented to the UN Security Council.
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