Valery Federov is a correspondent for Current Time, the Russian-language network run by RFE/RL in collaboration with VOA.
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February 02, 2023
Russian Pharmacies Short Of Medication; Customers Blame Sanctions
Parents with sick children asking in vain for Nurofen are an increasingly common sight in Russia, where pharmacies are turning customers away. Pharmacists say they no longer have the medicines they usually stock. Sanctions over Russia's unprovoked war on Ukraine are being blamed.