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Georgia Looks Toward End of Russia's Wine Embargoi
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James Brooke
October 12, 2012 9:37 PM
Six years ago, Russia hit Georgia with a wine embargo. Suddenly, a market that had taken 80 percent of Georgia’s wine exports was closed. VOA's James Brooke reports that now, in the days after Georgians elected a Moscow-trained prime minister, there is serious talk of lifting the embargo.

Georgia Looks Toward End of Russia's Wine Embargo

James Brooke

Published October 12, 2012

Six years ago, Russia hit Georgia with a wine embargo. Suddenly, a market that had taken 80 percent of Georgia’s wine exports was closed. VOA's James Brooke reports that now, in the days after Georgians elected a Moscow-trained prime minister, there is serious talk of lifting the embargo.


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