US Secretary of Energy Spencer Abraham will arrive on his first visit to Russia next week, the OPEC /the Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries/ headquarters in Vienna told RIA Novosti. According to the OPEC data, the US Secretary of Energy will attend the opening ceremony of an oil pipeline of the Caspian Petroleum Consortium in Novorossiisk. Crude oil from the Tengiz oil field /Kazakhstan/ will come to Novorossiisk via this pipeline. The agenda of Abraham's visit to Russia includes talks with Russian Minister of Energy Igor Yusufov and Minister of Atomic Energy Alexander Rumyantsev.
Alexey Navalny returned to Russia on January 17. He was detained upon arrival at the Sheremetyevo Airport. A court arrested Navalny for 30 days