Big Decisions in Russia. Just found this online, it's a pretty old article. Sauce: www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14232970. 21 July 2011 Last updated at 05: 24
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Big Decisions in Russia

Just found this online, it's a pretty old article.

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

21 July 2011 Last updated at 05: 24 ET Eil illa St,
Russia classifies beer as alcoholic
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has
signed a bill that officially classifies beer as
alcoholic.
Until now anything containing less than 10%
in Russia has been considered a
foodstuff.
The move, signed into law on Wednesday, will
allow ministers to centrel the sale of beer in the
same way that spirits are .
President 1/ medvedev has ordered a package of
measures to counter alcohol abuse in Russia
Russian consumption is already twice
the critical level set by the Werld Health (Organization. Related Stories
Although sews has leng been the tipple in Russia, beer has
seared in popularity, being marketed as a healthier alternative to spirits. eer es
suffering tax hike
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User avatar #3 - kualeifarne (10/17/2012) [+] (2 replies)
In Soviet Russia, beer is not alcohol
#1 - xxxsonic fanxxx (10/17/2012) [+] (7 replies)
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#7 to #1 - InglushMayjur (10/18/2012) [-]
I recognize the words as being part of the English language, but comprehend nothing.
I recognize the words as being part of the English language, but comprehend nothing.
#24 - xxxsonic fanxxx (10/18/2012) [+] (2 replies)
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#25 to #24 - icameheretotroll (10/18/2012) [-]
yes
yes
User avatar #8 - InglushMayjur (10/18/2012) [-]
Medvedev looks like a kid who just found out the biggest package under the Christmas tree has his name on it.
#28 - skrewbacca (10/18/2012) [-]
This is definitifely an interesting channel
#11 - xxxsonic fanxxx (10/18/2012) [+] (3 replies)
In Croatia beer is considered a food product, basically.
User avatar #12 to #11 - runeception (10/18/2012) [-]
well when I was in Split on vacation this lil kid was trying to buy a heineken and he was told he was to young.. I doubt it.
#2 - kirkbot ONLINE (10/17/2012) [+] (3 replies)
This image has expired
>July 11
OPs face when
User avatar #21 to #16 - joshofsouls ONLINE (10/18/2012) [-]
You pointed out that it was an old article as if everyone DIDN'T know that.
OP said it was old, so you honestly had no reason to point it out yourself,.
#29 - hughezz (10/18/2012) [+] (1 reply)
I thought Putin was the President and Medvedev was Prime Minister? :O
User avatar #36 - bestestname (10/18/2012) [-]
I think this was made so they can put bigger taxes on beer.
User avatar #34 - serotonin (10/18/2012) [-]
In Serbia it is still considered a food. ``Beer loby`` is doing its best to keep it that way, it has something to do with commercials and marketing benefits for food products
#27 - xxxdemongirl (10/18/2012) [-]
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