US Heeds Russia’s Missile Shield Anxiety – President
According to the Russian President Vladimir Putin, the United States lent an ear to Russia's anxiety about the United States' plans on deployment of missile defence elements in Europe, the Mayak Radio reported.
Putin made this statement after negotiating with the Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi in the Kremlin.
The United States submitted to Russia written suggestions regarding a missile shield which Moscow had been wanting for a long time. Currently the Russian Foreign Ministry is exploring the suggestions.