Deutsche Bank freezes correspondent accounts of some major Russian banks — RT DE

Deutsche Bank is said to have stopped working with a number of major Russian banks and closed their correspondent accounts in euros, business daily RBK reports. It is unclear which financial institutions are involved. RBK cites two sources in the financial market in its Wednesday report. Accordingly, Deutsche Bank severed ties with a number of […]

Israeli raid on the West Bank — RT EN

13 Apr 2022 3:23 pm For several days there have been repeated clashes between Israelis and Palestinians around Joseph’s Tomb on the outskirts of Nablus. The Israeli army continues its raids in the West Bank. A Palestinian was shot dead during a raid in Nablus on Wednesday. A 34-year-old Palestinian man was killed in clashes […]

Putin to discuss ruble payments for gas with Central Bank and Gazprom — RT EN

31 mar 2022 11:06 am Russia’s announcement that in future gas would only be supplied in exchange for payments in rubles has triggered rejection and concerns about possible bottlenecks in the West. Now President Vladimir Putin wants to discuss and announce specific steps with Gazprom and the central bank. A week ago, Russian President Vladimir […]

German authorities investigate Lebanon’s central bank governor Riyadh Salameh for money laundering — RT DE

29 Mar 2022 2:46 p.m Investigations are underway in Germany against the head of Lebanon’s central bank. The suspicion is money laundering. Riad Salameh, who has held the post for around 30 years, firmly rejects the allegations. The main investigations were directed against five suspects. Credit: AFP © AFP PHOTO / HO / DALATI AND […]