Head of LDPR Vladimír Zhirinovsky urged Russian citizens to leave the dollar and hold money only in rubles. The politician explained that against the background of geopolitical tensions and disagreements between Russia and the West, the exchange rate of the US currency could fall sharply.
. This could lead to the dollar losing its former value, “Zhirinovsky told Komsomolskaya Pravda.” The leader of the Liberal Democratic Party recommended that all Russians keep their savings in the national currency only. : If “Russia is disconnected from the dollar, the US currency will disappear.”