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With Loss of Crimea, Tiny Ukrainian Wine Industry Gets Even Smaller

As a story in today's New York Times makes clear, among the many things Ukraine lost when Russia recently annexed Crimea was the historic Massandra winery, which was first set up by Czar Nicholas II in 1894. From the NYT:

Agriculture is a crucial sector that the Kremlin hopes to rejuvenate to make Crimea an economic success story under Russian tutelage. The new administration hopes to exploit the wine industry not least to draw more tourists, blaming Ukraine for neglecting both when it ran Crimea.

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With Loss of Crimea, Tiny Ukrainian Wine Industry Gets Even Smaller

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