Vladimir Putin has said he doesn't like calling big businessmen "oligarchs".
At a Kremlin news conference the president said people now use the word "oligarch" speaking about a person, who has stolen money and continues plundering the national wealth enjoying a special access to power and government bodies.
"I am doing my best for the situation never to repeat in Russia," the Russian leader stressed.
"I don't see people who are acting this way now," Vladimir Putin said.
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
Russia is to start supplying S-300 air defence systems to Syria in the near future. The shipments will be conducted free of charge