President of the Russian Bank Association Garegin Tosunyan stated during today’s press-conference that people are no longer alarmed about their bank accounts. “They have understood that their rights are protected,” said Tosunyan. According to him, lawmakers have made important steps towards defending investors’ interests. Namely, they have guaranteed bank deposits in all banks, including those that will not be included in the deposit insurance system.
“There is nothing to be worried about,” said Tosunyan. He also suggested everyone with bank accounts to take some time off and enjoy summer.
First vice president of BIN Bank Sergey Maryin in turn has stated that all of the temporary blocked bank credit limits will soon be restored. According to him, among 40 banks with which BIN Bank has been working actively, such credit limits were applied to 10-15 of them (RIA “Novosti”).
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at a briefing in Beijing that the question about the shipment of S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems to Syria had not been resolved yet. However, Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad said that S-300 missile systems had been delivered to Syria last month
Representatives of the Israeli Defence Ministry responded to recent reports about the possible delivery of S-300 SAM systems from Russia to Syria. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel would destroy those systems