The Russian government set the subsistence level for the second quarter of2002 according to the federal law on the subsistence level in Russia. Itreached RUR1,804 (about $57.17) per capita. For the working age population,it was set at RUR1,960 (about $62.12), for pensioners - at RUR1,383 (about$42.83) and for children - at RUR1,795 (about $56.89). As the GovernmentInformation Department reported today, a corresponding decree was signed byRussian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov..
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