Valentin Sobolev, deputy secretary of the Russian Security Council, said that the inflow of money from abroad to bandit formations in Chechnya had ended. "Bandits have found themselves in extremely hard conditions, when manna from heaven which fell on them has ceased to be", Sobolev said to journalists after a conference with Akhmad Kadyrov, chief of the Chechen administration. Sobolev also said that corrections would be made in the conduct of the anti-terrorist operation in Chechnya. They are due to many circumstances, such as the changed international situation.
The USA is not likely to approve the law to ban the purchase of the Russian debt, because the Americans make good money on Russian federal bonds
Turkey's Ministry of National announced the start of deliveries of components of Russia's S-400 Triumf (Triumph) anti-aircraft missile systems (SAM)