AM News: ‘Rent-a-Crowd’ Sees Off Russian Olympic Team; MinFin to Slash Support for Small Business

July 29, 2016
Fans who came to Moscow's Sheremeytovo Airport to see off Russia's Olympic team were paid, Gazeta reports. Photo by Gazeta

LIVE UPDATES: The Russian Ministry of Finance is proposing to slash support of small and medium business nearly in half.

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