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Putin in Orban's Footsteps -- Ramps up Subsidies, Tax Cuts for Families With Children

Probably the most important part of Putin's state of the union address has been his declaration of war on demographic decline:

It's a decline which has hit the entire northern hemisphere but from now on Russia will be in the forefront of measures against it.

It is hoped that by 2023 or 2024 the country will be experiencing a natural increase in population again, as was the case between 2013 and 2016.

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