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Thousands of casinos, slot-machine parlors and betting halls across Russia shut down, complying with sweeping new restrictions that require all gambling business to relocate to four remote regions of the country.

The law put 400,000 people out of work at a time when Russia's economic crisis is deepening and unemployment is rising.

 


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