Russian economy growth fell 3.7 percent in 2015

Russia’s economy growth fell 3.7 percent last year as the country’s energy-dependent economy reeled from low oil prices.

Russia’s state statistics agency said the country’s economy contracted by 3.7 percent in 2015.

The figure is in line with an earlier economy ministry estimate

Russia has already been pushed into recession by low oil prices and Western sanctions over Ukraine.

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