Pokémon Mania Is Taking Over Russia, and the Kremlin Is NervousBy
Game may spur political unrest in the country, officials say
But VimpelCom and Sberbank are glomming onto the frenzy
More than a million people in Moscow are playing Pokémon Go, the mobile game that’s dominating download charts in three dozen countries. The number is especially impressive because the game isn’t supposed to be available in Russia.
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