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4217 currency code for the Russian Rouble.
ISO 4217 code for the Russian ruble. It was issued in 1998, replacing the Soviet ruble (which was also called the Russian ruble after the fall of the Soviet Union). Despite the issue of a new currency, it lost 70% of its value against the U.S. dollar in six weeks as a result of the Russian financial crisis. It is a floating currency.
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If a man and a woman were seen embracing in public they could be forced to marryIn pre-revolutionary Russia, the highest sign of recognition was a kiss from the TsarInuits,Polynesians and Malaysians rub noses
as a form of affection equal to kissingCanadian porcupines kiss one another on the lips
Then it was time to rub noses
as they gazed longingly into each other's eyes.
A WARM WELCOME (From top) Wilkinson, Tindall, Moody, Ashton & Johnno rub noses
with Moari Suzanne Ellison TIME TO CAP IT ALL.
Ayr United tried to sign an Eskimo - but he was scared to rub noses
with Gordon Dalziel.