Six intergovernmental agreements were signed in the presence of Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia and Konstandinos Stephanopoulos of Greece to crown their summitry. There are four agreements between the cabinets--on air transport, the establishment and performance of cultural centres, the merchant marine, and partnership in the fuel-and-energy complex. The two governments are also launching a programme of cultural and research partnership for 2002 into 2004. The Russian Ministry of the Interior and the Greek, of Public Order signed an agreement on anti-criminal efforts.
A terrible accident occurred on a ski lift in Gudauri, Georgia when a malfunctioning elevator accelerated to a high speed and started crushing passengers
The new sanctions have affected the Internet Research Agency, better known in the media as the "troll factory"
Russia's Foreign Ministry announced retaliatory measures against British diplomats: 23 Britons are to be expelled from the Russian Federation