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Russians Upgrade Beer From Foodstuff to Alcohol

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev raises a glass with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (file image)

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has signed a bill that officially classifies beer as alcoholic.

Until now anything containing less than 10% alcohol in Russia has been considered a foodstuff.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14232970

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  1. July 21, 2011 at 9:38 pm

    A very different culture, eh?

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