According to a report in The Observer, the EU-Russia summit in St. Petersburg which took place on May 31 "was peppered with mawkish mutual compliments". A joint statement looked to visa-free travel for Russians to the EU, while focusing on political and law-enforcement cooperation. British PM Blair paid special attention to Kremlin help in stemming Afghanistan's drug trade. The newspaper also quotes the European Commission's president, Romano Prodi as saying 'I told Vladimir [Putin] that now we are like vodka and caviar' while describing the new entente between Europe and Russia.
Russia has been developing an energy module on the basis of the megawatt-class nuclear power plant since 2010. The spaceship needs neither sunlight nor solar batteries
There are legitimate authorities in Donetsk and Luhansk republics now, with which Russia can implement the project of the economic integration of the Donbass
Austria does not intend to expel Russian diplomats because of the spy scandal