August 15th, 2015
sdelanounas.ru – translated for Fort Russ by Soviet Bear
Fresh recount data from The World Bank (July 1, 2015). It has shown that Russia overtook Germany last year, and despite sanctions, falling oil prices and the Ukrainian conflict, Russia’s economy keeps growing by 4% and it has been ranked fifth in the world in terms of GDP PPP.
And that was before Putin. And oil prices have also affected Iran and Saudi Arabia.
See the link above for details and tables.