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Leaders Give Russia Little Reason to Sober Up: Tatyana Tolstaya

July 29 (Bloomberg) -- The other day, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed a law equating beer with alcoholic beverages, a move that restricts its advertisement and limits its sale and distribution. Unfortunately, the decision can mean only one thing: The vodka lobby trumped the beer lobby.

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