1.5bn rubles (about $47.6m) are supposed to be spent on the 'Children ofRussia' federal task program next year, Russian Prime Minister MikhailKasyanov declared while opening a government session today. According tohim, the main aim of the program in 2003-2006 is to reduce the infantiledeath rate by 6.5 percent, the juvenile death rate - by 20 percent andfeminine diseases - by 5 percent. 6-7bn rubles (about $206.3bn) will bespent on this program over the next three years. "We hope to approve thisprogram today and start financing it in the near future," the PrimeMinister said..
The face of USA's First Lady Melania Trump after her handshake with Russian President Putin has received a lot of attention in social media
Moscow is trying to stop Balkan countries from entering NATO. Greece eventually took measures against Russia, even though Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had earlier said that Russia was Greece's strategic partner
The Ukrainian government refuses to abode by its obligations, rejects a peaceful resolution of the conflict, and disregards its own people, the president said