'The Russian economy is largely controlled by big business owners,' said Kristof Ruel, chief economist of the World Bank's Russian representative office in a press conference yesterday. He emphasized that big business owners in Russia control 35% of the volume of sales of industrially produced trade items. 'We discovered that there is an especially high concentration of big business owners in the raw materials and automobiles sectors of the economy,' said Ruel.
"We should use shock therapy to sober up the Americans. In this case, the Americans will speak about the need to resume dialogue. There is no other option"
The United States is concerned about the current crisis in the relations with Russia and suggests returning to reasonable policies to avoid a nuclear war