The Central Bank of Russia announced that the official currency exchange rate from the 12th December, for the dollar is 30,08 roubles per dollar. It was reported by the department of foreign and domestic relations at the Bank of Russia that in comparison with the previous rate its value has fallen by 0,01 rouble. The euro rate on 12th December is 26,83 roubles per Euro. In comparison with the previous rate its value has increased by 0,04 roubles.
Putin made his first public comment on the subject of the recent decision of US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
Vladimir Putin's aircraft landed on Hmeymim airbase of the Russian Air Force in Syria in the morning of December 11