Jun 14, 2002 · Signed by Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov late last week, the new regulation is related to a long-delayed law on emergency rule signed into law in the spring of 2001.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says that he will step down when he has reached constitutional term limits; Putin has served as either president or prime minister continually since the year 2000 and may run for a final presidential term in 2018 2014 Event
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen will attend the opening of the trans-Atlantic line on Monday, the government said. Maersk accounts for 20 percent of Russia’s container shipments, it added. (Bloomberg) 17:22, March 22, 2010 Communist party of China: CPC delegation leaves for party meeting in Russia
Russian President Boris Yeltsin fires his Prime Minister, Sergei Stepashin, and for the fourth time fires his entire cabinet. 2000-08-12 The Oscar class submarine K-141 Kursk of the Russian Navy explodes and sinks in the Barents Sea during a military exercise.