Russia is not planning to hold talks with the Paris Club of creditor nations on rescheduling the state debt inherited from the former USSR, Russia's Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Kolotukhin said speaking at an international conference in London late on Thursday night. According to him, the government of Russia intends to fulfil its debt obligations to this Club as scheduled. As of January 1, 2002, Russia's debt to the Paris Club will amount to 44.8 billion dollars.
If one assumes that the two people who gave the interview indeed work for Russian special services, then they acted very unprofessionally and risky
The Kremlin is very concerned about the events related to the crash of the Il-20 Russian military aircraft in Syria
Representatives of the Russian Defence Ministry said that the missile that shot down the passenger Boeing 777 aircraft over the Donbass on July 17, 2014, was manufactured in 1986