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Modern European coins except the euro => Russia and USSR; Belarus, Ukraine => Topic started by: Figleaf on August 04, 2010, 02:57:56 PM

Title: Russian issues to honour armed forces
Post by: Figleaf on August 04, 2010, 02:57:56 PM
Russian Central Bank issues commemorative coins
Aug 2, 2010

The Central Bank has announced the release of five silver coins and a non-ferrous metal one in honor of the Russian Armed Forces, the 39th World Chess Olympics and the 2010 All-Russian Census.

The silver coins include those with nominal values of one and three rubles, a Central Bank spokesperson explained, also citing the basic metal coin with nominal value of ten rubles.

Source: Voice of Russia (http://english.ruvr.ru/2010/08/02/14165858.html)