Pensioners protest as Russia moves closer to raising retirement age

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IN—Russian lawmakers moved a step closer to approving divisive measures to raise the retirement age on Wednesday - plans that have already provoked protests and hit President Vladimir Putin's approval rating.

Pensioners protest as Russia moves closer to raising retirement age. By Nikolai Isayev and Gabrielle T├ętrault-FarberMOSCOW, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Russian lawmakers moved a step closer to approving divisive measures to raise the...