The President of the United States Donald trump is unhappy with the economic policies of the authorities of Russia and China. He wrote on Twitter that he considers “unacceptable” the game in these countries with a currency devaluation, while the US continues to raise interest rates.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 16, 2018.
The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation from February 2017 purchased currency in the domestic market, in an effort to save the ruble from oil dependence. Purchases suspended amid the recent fall of the ruble.