The international ratings agency Moody's confirmed the day before Russia's sovereign domestic and foreign currency debt rating at Baa3, the agency's report says.
The rating's forecast is "stable".
In Moody's opinion, the negative events in the Russian banking sector of the last few days will not affect the country's positive macroeconomic indices.
The agency's experts believe that with the Russian government having at its disposal $85billion of foreign currency reserves and over $6 billion in the stabilization fund, there will be no problems with the country's solvency.
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