Yevgeny Kafelnikov became five-time Kremlin Cup winner beating German Nicholas Kiefer 6-4, 7-5 in two sets, RIA Novosti correspondent reports from the Olimpiisky sports complex. Yugoslav Jelena Dokic became champion in women's singles beating Russian Yelena Dementyeva, Vice-Champion of the Sidney Olimpic Games, in two sets 6-3, 6-3. Dokic received the most of 2,185,000-dollar prize fund - $175,000. Yevgeny Kafelnikov won $137,000 and Yelena Dementyeva, second place, earned $94,000.
Representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation commented on the state of affairs in the Sea of Azov
Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club that Russia will never initiate military actions, including with the use of nuclear weapons