The Russian Finance Ministry has repaid governmental GKO and OFZ bonds for a total of about 3.06bn rubles ($103m) today, the ministry's department for managing domestic debts reported. In particular, the ministry redeemed GKO bonds issue No. 21149 worth 3bn rubles ($102m) and coupons of OFZ bonds issue No. 26132 and 26165 worth 10.91m and 43.54m rubles ($370,000 and $1.48m). These payments were made according to the schedule.
U.S. Justice Department is acting behind the scenes to have Assange extradicted from the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, and prosecuted in the U.S.