Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, speaks during his annual news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday. Putin says Russia has sufficient currency reserves and the ruble will recover.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, speaks during his annual news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday. Putin says Russia has sufficient currency reserves and the ruble will recover. Mikhail Klimentyev Associated Press
Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, speaks during his annual news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday. Putin says Russia has sufficient currency reserves and the ruble will recover. Mikhail Klimentyev Associated Press

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