Russian PM Mikhail Kasianov signed a decree about “immediate measures on reconstruction of oil-and-gas complex in Chechen republic”. According to the decree “Rosneft” is to set up a branch establishment “Grozneftegaz” in the territory of Chechnya. 49 per cent of its shares will carry over to the Chechen administration, “ITAR-TASS” reports. Besides, the Ministry of Natural Resources is empowered to grant to “Rosneftegaz” short-term licences for the using of resources in the territory of Chechnya. Right of user of resources will be granted to the company in future.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba believes that "Crimea has already become a" suitcase without a handle” for Russia