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Russia’s GDP growth outlook was downgraded to 0.2% from 1.3% for 2014 and to 1% from 2.3% for 2015.
“Activity in Russia decelerated sharply as geopolitical tensions further weakened demand,” the IMF report said.
“In Russia, investment is expected to remain weaker for longer, given geopolitical tensions,” the report said.