The EBRD and the Russian government are due to sign an agreement on a USD 295 million loan for modernizing road networks in the North-West and Far East on July 4. Agreement on this was reached in St. Petersburg today during a meeting between Economic Development Minister German Gref, Transport Minister Sergei Frank and EBRD President Jean Lemierre.
Sergei Frank told journalists that the meeting also dealt with the EBRD's future participation in a project to build a ferry link between Ust Luga, Kaliningrad and German ports.
An unidentified man wielding a knife attacked civilians in the Church of Notre Dame in the French city of Nice. Three people were killed, several others were hospitalised with injuries.One of the victims was beheaded