Vladimir Putin: We Aren’t Ditching the Dollar
Wednesday, 28 November
Contract to sell S-400 anti-aircraft missiles to Turkey wasn’t settled in dollars.
Russia continues work with partner countries to develop alternative to SWIFT financial messaging system.
Russian economy is adapting to difficulties, will spur growth through investments into infrastructure, digital.
“We aren’t aiming to ditch the dollar. The dollar is ditching us.”
The decision makers who are moving the dollar away from Russia “aren’t shooting themselves in the foot, but a little higher”.