Ukraine's opposition on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovich and his allies of wholesale cheating in a landmark presidential election, foreshadowing a bitter run-off battle later this month.
In a rowdy session of parliament, &to=http://english.pravda.ru/cis/2002/12/10/40604.html' target=_blank>Yanukovich's allies raucously dismissed the criticism declaring they were confident their candidate would defeat liberal challenger &to=http://english.pravda.ru/cis/2001/04/27/4354.html' target=_blank>Viktor Yushchenko in the Nov. 21 face-off, informs Reuters.
Representatives of the Israeli Defence Ministry responded to recent reports about the possible delivery of S-300 SAM systems from Russia to Syria. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel would destroy those systems
Russia is to start supplying S-300 air defence systems to Syria in the near future. The shipments will be conducted free of charge