Has the ice broken?

https://www.rbc.ru/politics/09/08/2018/5b6c358f9a7947d7b57eeac1?from=main We do not care about your sanctions! Last round of US sanctions against Russia in April 2018 had notable but shor-term effect to the economics. In preamble to them, the reaction of Russian experts and officials was quite tranquil. Noone demonstrated any concern and it looked that the sanctions will be another profanation. However…

Falling into the trap

Preamble: Russia is going to develop a reusable rocket to 2022 link Many years ago, I lived in the country where everything was made locally USSR. Everything means everything – from underware and teethbrushes to computers and spaceships. Unfortunately, some goods were produced in  amount less than required. Toilet paper was permanent insufficient.  And this…