And for the foreseeable future, the new game in the chessboard is Cold War 2.0. Gazprom’s top partners in South Stream are Italy’s ENI, France’s EDF, Austria’s OMV and Germany’s Wintershall, a subsidiary of BASF.
It's been split into two instalments for the Jennifer Lawrence-starring movie franchise, and a new teaser for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 has just arrived online to give us a sense of how it's going to play out.
Russia has been ordered to pay $50bn to the shareholders in former oil company Yukos, to compensate them for the loss of valuable assets a decade ago. It doesn't expect to pay any of the $50bn compensation claim.