This morning the weighted average dollar exchange rate with tomorrow settlements amounted to RUR30.61, which is equal to the official dollar rate set for today. This standstill of the dollar may be due to a correction following a considerable decline in the ruble rate. As reported earlier, on September 25 to 29, the US currency gained RUR0.16.
Commercial bank dealers point to a heavy deficit of rubles as the main factor that is slackening the dollar rise. Overnight ruble credit rates are now ranging from 25 percent to 30 percent just as yesterday.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities