Article Archive: Current 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Why Geography
 Latest
 News
 
 Most
 Read
 
 Most
 Commented
 Hot
 Topics
Russia: March 12, 2001
   

Russia has agreed to supply Iran with some $300 million worth of military equipment a year. Iran is in the midst of a $25 billion rearmament program. In Chechnya, rebels are using landmines more extensively, planting some twenty a day on roads in the region. These mines are a major source of Russian casualties.