President Vladimir Putin has held a routine meeting with Russian Vice-Premier and Finance Minister Aleksei Kudrin. The Russian leader then met with President Mintimer Shaimiyev of Tatarstan, a republic within the Russian Federation. Dominating the latter meeting were issues related to Tatarstan's socio-economic development.
Russian small missile ships - the Grad Sviyazhsk and the Great Ustyug - set off for a mission to the Mediterranean Sea
These days, Russia is welcoming over 2 million fans from all over the world. Many of them came to Russia expecting something dangerous and even life-threatening