The rouble, which has lost nearly 40 per cent so far this year, sank for a sixth day yesterday as crude resumed its decline. Photo: AFP The rouble, which has lost nearly 40 per cent so far this year, sank for a sixth day yesterday as crude resumed its decline. Photo: AFP
The rouble, which has lost nearly 40 per cent so far this year, sank for a sixth day yesterday as crude resumed its decline. Photo: AFP

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The rouble, which has lost nearly 40 per cent so far this year, sank for a sixth day yesterday as crude resumed its decline. Photo: AFP The rouble, which has lost nearly 40 per cent so far this year, sank for a sixth day yesterday as crude resumed its decline. Photo: AFP
The rouble, which has lost nearly 40 per cent so far this year, sank for a sixth day yesterday as crude resumed its decline. Photo: AFP
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