As Russia, talks of unplugging the Internet in an emergency, it steadily increases its gold reserves.
Russia added 300,000 ounces of gold to their reserves in August, after adding 300,000 ounces last month and 1.4 million ounces in the past four months.
As of the end of August 2014, Russia's gold reserves are approximately 36 million ounces, up nearly three fold since 2008. Russia's gold reserves place them in the top ten nations by gold reserves.
Russian Gold Reserves