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The statement of the President of the United States Donald trump about a possible Russian intervention in the upcoming American elections, the intermediate collapses ruble. After one of the tweet trump the Russian currency fell against the dollar almost on the ruble.
By 19:50 Moscow time for one dollar gave 63.5 ruble, although in 19:10 it was trading around 62.6 ruble, according to data from the Moscow exchange. The Euro for 40 minutes increased from 73,2 to 74.1 of the ruble.
July 24, the American President wrote on Twitter that are very concerned that “Russia will undertake all efforts to influence the upcoming elections” in the United States. “Based on the fact that no other President has been so tough on Russia like me, they will be struggling to push Democrats. They definitely don’t want trump!” he added.
Tweets trump is not the first time affect the Russian currency. In April, against the background of its statement of intent to attack Syria with missiles U.S. dollar exchange rate exceeded the psychological mark of 65 rubles, the Euro was trading around 80.5 per ruble.
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