Russia Demotes Dollar’s Role at Home, Taking a Swipe at U.S.

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WSJ—Russia is trying to wean itself off the greenback as its economy buckles under U.S. sanctions and the country prepares for stricter penalties expected later this month.

Ukraine Hopes Russia Takes Note Of Its Air Exercises With U.S.. The U.S. Air Force is holding exercises with allies in Ukraine for the first time since Russia's military intervened in eastern Ukraine four years ago. The conflict there continues.