Deputy Prime Minister of the russian federation Marat Khusnullin has announced his intention to launch a ruble zone in the Ukrainian cities captured by the russians. This is reported by RIA Novosti.
It is noted that Khusnullin arrived in Melitopol, Zaporizhzhia oblast, occupied by the rashists.
"Now we need (to launch) the banking system as soon as possible. The question of the parallel circulation of the ruble and the hryvnia - of course, we will launch the maximum turnover of the ruble", - Khusnullin told the reporters.
He also announced "the restoration of social facilities and the development of industry, agriculture and business" in the occupied territories. At the same time, it was previously reported that russian invaders were robbing the Hidromash enterprise in temporarily captured Melitopol.
As previously reported, branch of a certain South Ossetian MRB-bank began work in occupied Melitopol.