Over a thousand Russians are now engaged in first reactor construction at the Bushehr nuclear plant, Iran. They are not going to leave soon, though global developments have taken a bad turn, says Alexander Rumyantsev, Russia's Minister of Nuclear Power Industry. Safety measures are stepped up in overseas Russian-built nuclear plants--two in Pakistan, three in India and another three in China. Same about nuclear research centres in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, and Alma Ata, Kazakhstan, and the ten acting nuclear plants in Russia. Interior troops and company security are on round-the-clock watch in the Russian-based power plants, with pioneer alarm and physical monitoring gadgetry in the projects and their vicinity.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities