The Russian Information Agency Novosti begins Hotline coverage for Tuesday, January 6, 2004.
RIA Novosti correspondents report:
* Tomorrow will be the last day when the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation accepts registration documents from people forwarded as presidential candidates from political parties.
* The second aircraft of the Russian Emergencies Ministry will leave the Ramenskoye aerodrome for Iran to deliver humanitarian aid to the victims of the earthquake in Bam.
* A press conference devoted to the 7th festival of chamber music, Rediscovery, is due tomorrow. Concerts of the festival will take place on January 6, 8, 10 and 12 in the Rakhmaninov Hall of Moscow's Conservatory. The festival unites the best Russian and foreign musicians trained in Moscow.
* The Russian Orthodox Church is celebrating Christmas Eve. Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Alexy II will conduct a service in the Church of Christ the Saviour in Moscow (at 10 pm).
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