US to Join CSTO in 2006
In 2006 the US intends to take part in operation "Channel" conducted by CSTO member states to fight drug trafficking from Afghanistan...
"Galileo" Sending Signals
Signals have been received from the first European navigation spacecraft "Galileo" launched using a Russian carrier rocket on December 28...
Beslan Commission Makes Public Its First Findings
It were Shamil Basayev and Aslan Maskhadov who planned and organized the terror attack, unprecedented in its cruelty, in Beslan in September 2004...
Baltic States to Be Guarded by Polish MIGs
Poland will assign 4 MIG-29 jet fighters to guard the Baltic states' air space...
New Year "Gifts" from Traffic Police
Starting from January 1, 2006, a new Traffic Code comes into force in Russia. In particular, when driving outside city limits, you must have your headlights switched on round the clock...
Pentagon to be able to fight two wars at once
The US Department of Defense has worked out a 4-year defense plan providing for American troops being able to wage two wars at once...
Israel imposes a security zone in Gaza Strip
Ariel Sharon has ordered the army to impose a "no-go zone" for Palestinians in the north and east of the Gaza Strip...
"Gazprom" - Ukraine: Joking Apart
If no deal is made on new gas rates, "Gazprom" would be ready to stop supplying Russian gas to Ukraine starting from January 1, 2006...
Asia mourns the dead
Remembrance ceremonies are being held today in those countries where tsunami struck last year killing over 220,000 people...
Media to Restrict Coverage of Children's Mass Disease in Chechnya
According to medical doctors, the spread of the psychogenic disease among Chechen children has been triggered by media reports...