Russia to decide today on financial aid for Ukraine

Russian Finance Minster Anton Siluanov said on Monday Moscow will decide by the end of the day on financial aid to the Ukraine Crimea region.

The minister did not name a concrete amount of the aid.

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Russia sells $10bn in reserves to prop up rouble

Russia has sold $10bn in currency reserves to support the rouble amid the crisis in the Ukraine.