File russian.perl in CVS tree, but not in packed release. I vote for Maksim A. Nikulin improvments described in: http://tug.org/mailman/htdig/latex2html/2003-July/002535.html Sorry, but who is responcible for www.latex2html.org? It seems, it has bad links.
In the absence of any replies that would solve my problem I will report an ugly hack which allows me to do what I need to do. (But it is far from being good.) The trick to produce an empty line which should not appear as '\par' in latex2html's graphical output is to print something invisible in