The Yedinaya Rossiya (Unified Russia), the Communist Party and LD wouldsurpass the 5 percent level, mustering 31, 18 and 6 percent respectively,if the elections in the State Duma took place this coming Sunday. These arethe results of an opinion poll, held by the Public Opinion Foundation in100 places of inhabitance of 44 regions and republics of the RussianFederation on August 10-11, 2002. 1,500 respondents participated in thepoll. According to it, Yabloko would muster 4 percent, the Union of RightForces (SPS) - 3 and the Agrarians - 3 percent of votes. One third ofRussians (34%) remained undecided. .
One hundred years ago today ended the most grueling of wars involving disgusting conditions for soldiers and at least 17 million deaths. We learnt nothing.
Russia will complete the operation of the Soyuz booster rocket already in 2019. It goes about the booster, which Russia currently uses for manned space flights to the International Space Station