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Russian envoys accused of fraud

Dozens of current or former Russian diplomats and their spouses enjoyed luxury vacations and spent tens of thousands of dollars on concert tickets, fine clothing and helicopter rides as they lied about their incomes to get the government to pay their health-care bills with money meant for the poor, federal prosecutors said Thursday.

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  • Headline: Russian envoys accused of fraud
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 4 on 12/06/2013
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