Gee they have had some failures in the last year ...
Russian satellite hits Siberia's 'Cosmonaut Street'
By Stuart Williams (AFP) – 5 hours ago
The loss of the Meridian satellite caps a disastrous 12 months for Russia that has already seen it lose three navigation satellites, an advanced military satellite, a telecommunications satellite, a probe for Mars as well as the Progress.
You Guys have NO objectivity. The Ruskies are keeping the space station Supplied AND taxing the astronouts too and from. Oh ye hoy many space shuttles and crew have NASA lost. The USSR knows how to do it right - even if it gets it wrong sometimes.