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Putin rounds on transport bosses

Published 30/12/2010

RUSSIAN transport bosses were carpeted by prime minister Vladimir Putin and banned from taking New Year holidays after freezing weather brought chaos to Moscow. Icy rain caused a blackout at the capital's largest airport, Domodedovo and backlog of delayed flights left thousands stuck. Mr Putin said those in charge at Moscow airport should: "stop whining and start working."

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