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Moscow’s coffee culture stirs up crowds

More Russians are drinking coffee and spending time at cafes, a culture that did not exist in Soviet Union.
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2013 13:56

Moscow is famous for many things, but a thriving cafe culture probably is not high on that list. 

Such a perception could be changing, however, as coffee imports increase and more cafes open.

Al Jazeera’s Emma Hayward reports from Moscow.

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