Thousands of Venezuelans marched through the capital Saturday to support &to=http://english.pravda.ru/world/2002/12/16/40816.html' target=_blank>President Hugo Chavez amid a diplomatic flap between Mexico and Venezuela that prompted both nations to withdraw their ambassadors last week.
Waving banners and chanting "Venezuela must be respected!" roughly 5,000 Chavez supporters marched almost 5 kilometers (3 miles) from a park in eastern Caracas to Miraflores Presidential Palace on the other side of the city.
Vadim Gorshenin, the head of Pravda.Ru media holding, describes several options of how the situation may develop in Russia in the near future, after Vladimir Putin's presidency
Three nuclear units of four have been disconnected at the Kalinin Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in the Tver Region in Central Russia