80 % of the staff of Russian military contingent and the 1st airborne brigade, based in Kosovo and Bosnia, were examined by doctors. None of them is ill with leucaemia, a representative of the command of the Russian airborne troops said, RIA Novosti reports. According to him, the same number of Russian peace-makers, returned home after their service in Balkans, were examined as well. None of them is ill with leucaemia either.
The Americans came to realise that they would have to either leave the region or weaken their presence there. It is Russia that is filling the vacuum now