Accessibility links

Breaking News

Muscovites Miss Migrant Street Cleaners As Ruble Falls


Muscovites Miss Migrant Street Cleaners As Ruble Falls
please wait
Embed

No media source currently available

0:00 0:01:26 0:00

Russia's tumbling ruble currency means migrant workers from Central Asia can send home fewer dollars in remittances. As a result, it seems some may now be quitting Russia. On the streets of Moscow, many people told RFE/RL's Tom Balmforth that they'd noticed snow wasn't being cleared - anecdotal evidence that the city's army of migrant street cleaners has diminished.

XS
SM
MD
LG