Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the situation in Iraq with British Prime Minister Tony Blair last night. As the president's press office announced, the British PM phoned Mr Putin to discuss the situation. Mr Blair told the Russian president about the results of the British-American summit in Belfast while Mr Putin, in his turn, told Mr Blair about an upcoming seminar in Saint Petersburg entitled Peace, security and international law: a look into the future, which is scheduled to take place on April 12. The event will be attended by renowned international legal experts and the leaders of France, Germany and Russia will attend the opening ceremony.
Russia, when signing documents for the sale of Alaska to the United States, was realizing her objective benefit
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia