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Russian dolls explain nation's economic strife

President Vladimir Putin has sought to ease fears over Russia's economy, insisting that the dramatic fall in the rouble will stabilise.

However, it seems Russia's economy is still getting smaller and smaller and there are warnings of a possible "deep recession" in the very near future.

Here is a look at the nation's current economic situation.

  • 18 Dec 2014
  • From the section Europe
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