State Duma aims at ethanol enthusiasts
The deputies of Russia's lower house of parliament the State Duma, have started a campaign to ban drinking and smoking in public places. On Wednesday they debated the ban on drinking alcohol in public places.A ban on public smoking is due to follow. Restaurants and cafes will have to set aside 50% of their premise for a non smoking area.The deputies themselves serve as a good example. No smoking and alcohol is allowed in the cafes of the State Duma.