Zhenya drinks heavily with his friends at a Russian bathhouse in The Irony of Fate, a Soviet-era film that Russians still watch on New Year's Day. Via Mosfilm hide caption

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In Russia, A Soviet-Era Movie To Ring In The New Year

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Suicide Bombings In Russia Raise Concerns About Olympics Security

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2 Bombings In Russia Raise Olympic Security Questions

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Mikhail Kalashnikov, Inventor Of The AK-47, Dead At 94

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With Amnesty Russia Polishes Its Image Before Winter Olympics

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Mikhail Khodorkovsky, left, shakes hands with former German Foreign Minister Hans-Dietrich Genscher at the airport in Berlin on Friday. AP hide caption

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Khodorkovsky, A Free Man After A Decade In Russian Prison

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Russian Amnesty Likely To Free Greenpeace Activists, Pussy Riot Members

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Russian Parliament Approves Amnesty Bill

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Protesters In Ukraine Agitated By Economic Deal With Russia

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Russia Agrees To Financial Massive Bail-Out For Ukraine

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Ukraine Protesters Blame Violence On Government Thugs

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Ukrainian Protestors Look Outside Their Borders For Support

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Police Move In As Protests Continue In Kiev

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Ukrainian Police Threaten To Drive Protesters Out Of City Buildings

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Vitali Klitschko, head of the opposition UDAR party, waves a flag during a rally in downtown Kiev, Ukraine, on Dec. 1. The WBC heavyweight boxing champion has emerged as one of Ukraine's most popular political figures, as massive anti-government protests grip the country. Sergei Grits/AP hide caption

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A Boxing Champ Rises In Ukraine's Bare-Knuckle World Of Politics

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