Kremlin Shuts Down All Casinos In Russia

07/30/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The government is shutting down every last legal casino and slot-machine parlor across the land, under an antivice plan promoted by Vladimir V. Putin that just a few months ago was widely perceived as far-fetched. But the result will be hundreds of thousands of people thrown out of work.

Read more on nytimes.com

Suggest a correction