Russia Offers Freeze Only at OPEC; Putin Fires Officials with Academy of Science Seats

November 28, 2016
Aleksei Lopatkin, former deputy minister of education, dismissed from Russian government for also taking a seat in the Russian Academy of Sciences. Photo by

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