The Central Bank has transformed the Sakhalin Peninsula

New banknotes face value of 2,000 rubles Sakhalin is depicted as a Peninsula — water partition between mainland Russia and the island no. Photos of bills can be seen on the official website of the Bank of Russia.


If you zoom in, you can see that the boundary of water between the mainland and the island, there is only a white outline borders.

Thursday, October 12, the Governor of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina presented the new banknotes of 200 and 2000 rubles. On dvuhlitrovuyu the symbols of Sevastopol — the monument to the scuttled ships, and views of the Chersonese. Debt in the amount of 2000 rubles symbols of the Far East — a bridge to the island Russian cosmodrome East.

The design of the new banknotes has caused mixed reactions among Russians. On the eve of a former artist of Goznak Yuri Koverdyayev was upset because of the design of the new banknotes. According to him, they get out of the number and the money of foreign countries.

Moreover, social media users caught Goznak and the Central Bank to use basic fonts Google and Microsoft. In Goznak later admitted that he used public the font of the company of bill gates. We are talking about Segoe Ui.

During the presentation of the new banknotes, the head of Goznak Arkady Trachuk actually announced the new design of banknotes. In his opinion, current rubles are outdated and need to be replaced.