Russian markets shrug off further Western bluster over Crimea

|By:, SA News Editor

Russia's Micex stock index is +0.9% despite the U.S. and other major countries expelling the country from the G8 - which was expected anyway - and warning of more sanctions "that will have an increasingly significant impact on the Russian economy."

The USD-RUB is -1.2% at 35.648 rubles.

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