Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday robustly defended his foreign policy but poorer Russian s are feeling the economic consequences. Photo: EPA Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday robustly defended his foreign policy but poorer Russian s are feeling the economic consequences. Photo: EPA
Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday robustly defended his foreign policy but poorer Russian s are feeling the economic consequences. Photo: EPA
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Poor Russians feel the pain of collapse of rouble and rising food prices

Western sanctions are hitting ordinary Russians hard as the rouble takes a tumble and food prices rise - putting pressure on Putin to act

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Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday robustly defended his foreign policy but poorer Russian s are feeling the economic consequences. Photo: EPA Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday robustly defended his foreign policy but poorer Russian s are feeling the economic consequences. Photo: EPA
Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday robustly defended his foreign policy but poorer Russian s are feeling the economic consequences. Photo: EPA
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