A citizen of Croatia has been detained in Moscow on suspicion of fraud. A spokesman for Moscow's Interior Department reports that the Croat was detained in the Sedmoi Continent supermarket. The foreigner took merchandise worth a total 2,500 roubles (about $80, on current rates) and attempted to pay for his purchase with a fake Eurocard credit card, allegedly issued by the US-based Citybank. Moscow law-enforcement agencies have launched an investigation into the case.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club that Russia will never initiate military actions, including with the use of nuclear weapons