Russia welcomes Cuba's ratification of the anti-terrorist conventions, the Press and Information Department of the Russian Foreign Ministry told RIA Novosti Wednesday. Cuba's National Assembly of People's Power (parliament) ratified 9 international anti-terrorist conventions at its extraordinary session on October 4. Cuba's parliament has recently ratified three conventions. Now Cuba has fully joined 12 existing international anti-terrorist treaties. With the problem of international terrorism aggravating and acquiring unprecedented scales, this Havana's step has become a Cuba's considerable contribution to the nations' common fight against this global evil, the Russian Foreign Ministry said.
Russia will complete the operation of the Soyuz booster rocket already in 2019. It goes about the booster, which Russia currently uses for manned space flights to the International Space Station