Bail-In Cyprus Bailout Could Hit Russian Bank Accounts

Foreign investors and wealthy Cypriots may be called to participate in the bailout of debt-plagued Cyprus. Two reports suggest that EU countries sponsoring the bailout are considering a debt relief option that would also hit rich Russian bank account holders.
The election campaign in Nicosia: Rich Cypriots and Russians may soon be forced to assist in the country's planned bailout.

The election campaign in Nicosia: Rich Cypriots and Russians may soon be forced to assist in the country's planned bailout.

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dsl -- with wire reports