Bucking Stereotypes, a More Sober Russia Emerges

November 20, 2019 01:35 PM
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Russia has long been viewed as one of the world's heaviest drinking countries. Or it certainly used to be. A recent global study found that alcohol consumption by Russians nearly halved over the past decade — and now sits at levels below western countries like France and Germany. From Moscow, Charles Maynes reports on the shift going on in the glass.