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April 10 2017

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The ussr cuts World Cup costs simply by $79 mln

MOSCOW, Feb 25 (Reuters) - The ussr has decided to cut its investing in the 2018 World Cup by 6 billion roubles ($79 million), a state decree posted on an authorities website showed on Thursday.

Russia has already made cuts in its budget for the tournament as falling costs for its oil exports and Traditional western sanctions imposed on Moscow over its role in the Ukraine crisis squeeze the economy and government revenues.
The total costs from the 2018 World Cup have now already been cut to 620. 9 billion dollars roubles ($8. 2 billion) through 626. 9 billion roubles, Thursday's decree published on website showed.

Russia won the right to host the tournament in 2010 and created an ambitious plan for constructing stadiums and cheap hotels london drury lane. According to Interfax news agency, the original government decree, authorized in 2013, set costs with 664 billion roubles but since then your figure has been reduced several times.

($1 = 75. 8725 roubles) (Reporting by Polina Devitt; Editing by Ruth Pitchford)

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