Today Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov will hold a conference callwith heads of the regions of the South Federal District. They will discussmeasures aimed at stepping up restoration works in the flood-strickenregions. Last week the premier was informed that all gas supply facilities had beenfixed and federal roads repaired in regions which suffered from the floodin early August. The restoration of regional roads is currently beingfinalized. However, private housing and schools are still in a sad plight.Particularly, last week only 50 percent of schools were ready for thebeginning of classes in South Russia. .
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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