The official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova ironically commented on the message of the head of the international monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde on " the growth of the economy of Ukraine ".
"With the fix in less than a year 6, 7 billion dollars is not a huge country (and, According to President Poroshenko, it is only 38% from the planned volume) even dead economy moves. Well, then, that Ukraine has surprised the world, – the phrase of the century " – Zakharov wrote in a private Facebook.
on the first day of the weekend-the managing Director of the international monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde during her visit to Kiev, said that the Fund was impressed with the progress of reforms, which reached Ukraine." I must say that Ukraine has surprised the world, having achieved what she has achieved in a short period of time. It was very difficult to achieve the macroeconomic stabilization, which currently is fixed, to obtain economy which is already showing signs of recovery ", – Lagarde said. August 27, Ukraine agreed with creditors to write off 3, $ 6 billion bond debt totaling approximately $ 18 billion. Against this background, the international rating Agency Fitch downgraded the long-term chart Issuer default ratings of Ukraine to the level of " default inevitable." Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk claimed that the country was unable to maintain even existing debts (not to mention the accumulation of new). Anyway to reduce, for example, Kiev military spending is not going to begin heating season without crediting will not have the opportunity.