Approval of the Russian government as a whole increased 15 percentage points from February to March.
And the request from the Russian side to pay in rubles is a unilateral decision and not according to the contracts.
N's role to establish world peace.
Russia bases about 1,500 troops in the breakaway region, nominally as peacekeepers.
Bellicose rhetoric from Orthodox clerics does resonate with some devout Russians, but this is a narrow swath of the population.
Draghi and his ministers have been working to get alternative sources.