Defence Minister of Cyprus Socrates Hasikos will arrive in Moscow on November 26 for an official visit, RIA Novosti was told on Friday at the Embassy of Cyprus in Russia. During his visit, the Cypriot Defence Minister will hold negotiations with his Russian Colleague Sergei Ivanov. Apart from that, according to the embassy, several other meetings are on the agenda. In the morning of November 29, Socrates Hasikos will leave Russia. Last time Socrates Hasikos visited our country in December 1999 after taking office in August 1999.
Forest fires in Siberia have been raging for three months already. They have become a disaster not only of Russian, but of global scale. The fires have already scorched 12 million hectares of land