Chairman of the Russian Federation Council Sergey Mironov will pay anofficial visit to Ukraine today. He will visit Kiev on an invitation ofChairman of the Ukrainian parliament (Supreme Rada) Vladimir Litvin onAugust 22-24, a source in the Federation Council's press service reportedto RosBusinessConsulting. Mironov will also take part in Independence Dayfestivities in Ukraine..
Russia has delivered three divisions of anti-aircraft missile systems S-300PM-2 to Syria. These systems differ from the classic S-300