The volume of gold and currency reserves of the Russian Central Bank amounted to $62.1bn as of September 12, which was a $100m advance against the previous week. The reserves have added for the first time since August 15. In the period from August 15 to September 5 the reserves dropped by $2.7bn. The current reserves are almost $3bn lower than the record high volume of the reserves registered on June 20. Even in late May 2003, the reserves exceeded the current amount by $1bn.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18