Russia's gold and foreign exchange reserves fell to $514.3 billion in the week to May 18, from $518.8 billion a week earlier, central bank data showed on Thursday.

The central bank provided the following figures (in billion dollars):

Latest week 514.3

Previous week 518.8

End-2011 498.6

NOTE - The reserves include monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserve position at the IMF and foreign exchange.

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