At least twenty people died and 138 were wounded in yesterday's suicide bombing in Nazran, Ingushetiya. Suicide attacks are destabilising region that is getting on the brink of civil war. Terrorist attac was immediately condemned by both EU and the US.
European Commission announced the deal that will help Ukraine pay for supplies of natural gas. The deal is seen as a safeguard against possible interuptions of future gas supplies in the EU. The question is whether $1.7 billions is enough to fill up the country's storage facilities.
European Commission yesterday agreed to assign 70 million euros in 2009 to Neighbourhood Investment Facility. Using this money, partner countries should be able to attract additional funding for investment projects.