Russian Towns Fight Moscow’s Garbage, Putting Pressure on Kremlin

February 27, 2020 02:19 AM
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The Russian government is facing a mounting trash crisis as dozens of Russian towns are increasingly angry over shipments of garbage from Moscow and other urban centers to surrounding landfills.  With the Kremlin facing growing public pressure over the issue, the government has introduced a novel idea: recycling.  Charles Maynes reports from Moscow.