IMF Executive Board decides on $1.8 billion conditional loan for GreeceBusiness & Economy July 21, 3:34
Earthquake of 6.7 magnitude hits off Turkey’s western coast - seismological centerWorld July 21, 2:58
ExxonMobil launches legal challenge to finding it violated US sanctions against RussiaBusiness & Economy July 21, 1:36
Russian Knights aerobatic team to perform at Dubai airshowMilitary & Defense July 20, 21:28
Russia looks to its Navy to become world secondMilitary & Defense July 20, 19:10
ExxonMobil disagrees with US Treasury Department’s decision to assess fineBusiness & Economy July 20, 18:45
Putin signs decree on Russia’s navy policy until 2030Russian Politics & Diplomacy July 20, 18:39
Putin personally congratulates human rights champion Alexeyeva on her 90th birthdaySociety & Culture July 20, 18:20
Russian boxer Povetkin reinstated into WBO’s ratings, ranked eighthSport July 20, 18:08
At a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chan thanked him for his leadership skills and devotion to the cause.
She recalled that at one of the previous meetings, Putin told her he wants to improve the health of Russians and make them drink less vodka and smoke less. Chan thanked the Russian president for staying true to his words and for fulfilling promises given to his people.
The Russian president emphasized that fight against smoking in Russia will continue, but measures will be taken in a cautious manner.
“We will keep following the path [of fighting smoking] cautiously to avoid infringement on relevant rights of people to their own choice,” Putin said.