Vladimir Putin arrived in Kharkov, a major industrial centre of Ukraine, a RIA Novosti correspondent reports. President Leonid Kuchma of Ukraine welcomed the president of Russia at the airport. Putin and Kuchma will take part in the work of the Russian-Ukrainian business-forum which is being held in Kharkov. A meeting of the heads of state will also take place.
Chinese military experts are confident that there are only three countries of the world - Russia, the United States and China - that are capable of developing and building fifth generation fighter aircraft