ExxonMobile - Azerbaidjan, has changed the head of operations. Dru Gudberg will replace George Makdonal'd the former head of the company. It is supposed that the new structure of management at the company in Baku will not change. ExxonMobil participates in six main oil and gas projects in Azerbaidjan. The most popular is the so called "contract of century", dealing with the development of the block of deposits "Azeri-Chirag-Gyuneshli", of which the company holds an eight percent stake.
Russian officials have repeatedly declared that Israeli aviation poses a threat to the Russian military in Syria.