Russia designate to world enginesYesterday the president of Russia Vladimir Putin has finished the first part of the visit to the USA. After negotiations in Washington with the president George Bush (George W. Bush) mister Putin has gone to Texas, native staff of the American leader. In the morning Vladimir Putin has acted with lecture at university Rajsa in Houston. Then it has met representatives of the academic and business circles who have gathered in Texas from all south of the USA. Only after that the Russian leader have planted in the helicopter and have carried in small town Uejk nearby to which it is located by ranch of a family of Bushs. As observers believe, there in informal conditions leaders of Russia and the USA will spend solving phase of negotiations.
However, in Washington Vladimir Putin and George Bush have accepted a number of the joint statements devoted to new relations between the countries, to economic problems, struggle against bioterrorism, counteraction to a drug trafficking, position in Afghanistan and a situation in the Near East. It has especially been noticed that Russia and the USA have overcome a heritage of cold war and do not consider each other as opponents or a source of threats. Both parties have expressed intention to spend essential reduction of strategic offensive arms and to continue consultations “ in wide frameworks “ under the contract on the ABM. Moscow and Washington have confirmed determination to struggle with such threats to peace in the XXI-st century, as terrorism, distribution of weapons of mass destruction, aggressive nationalism, ethnic and religious intolerance, regional instability. In new century both presidents have taken away Russia “ a role of the engine of world development and the centre of innovative thinking “ . In the accepted documents it is noticed also that the Russian Federation and the USA intend to work “ over improvement, strengthening and perfection of relations between Russia and the NATO “ and to support building “ uniform, free and peace Euroatlantic community without an exception someone, at respect of independence of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of all states “.