In April Russia increased its investments in US treasuries

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In April Russia increased its investments in Treasury securities of the United States by 5.1 billion to $ 104,9 billion dollars, according to the U.S. Treasury Department.

The Russian portfolio of U.S. bonds increased steadily from October 2016, when he was only 74,6 billion dollars.

Despite the increased portfolio by more than a third, Russia is still not among the top ten largest holders of us debt and is on the 14th place. Leading Japan with $ 1.1 trillion, followed with a small gap should China from 1.09 trillion dollars.

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