31.10.13 09:40 Politics
The interceptor missile of the air defence system successfully hit the target simulating a ballistic missile, the press service of the Russian Defence Ministry said.
31.10.13 09:38 Econiomics
The government staff member recalled that work is now under way "to establish an effective Russo-Finnish expert dialogue in this respect". He pointed out that in 2012, the Russian and Finnish sides exchanged lists of representatives at the competent agencies and services of the two countries for making "direct prompt contacts on family and legal matters".
31.10.13 09:34 Politics
Vladimir Putin being in the top position in the Forbes rating speaks of high assessment by the international community of Vladimir Putin and the course he pursues in Russia and beyond, Neverov told journalists.
31.10.13 09:32 Econiomics
CEO of Russia’s natural gas monopoly Gazprom Alexei Miller previously said that Kiev had not paid for Russian natural gas imported in August and that the debt amount was about 882 million U.S. dollars. In this regard, the Russian side is considering the introduction of a system of prepayment for gas, as is provided for by the contract.
31.10.13 09:31 Politics
After the talks with Greek Vice-Premier, Minister for Foreign Affairs Evangelos Venizelos on Wednesday, Lavrov said: “The activity of the Russia-NATO Council should be based on the principle of equal and indivisible security.”