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    Ukuleles, Torn Meniscus and Armored Taxicabs

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    This week on FMWL – Vasily’s meniscus is torn and he faces an operation, while Nataly spends every spare minute learning to play the Ukulele. They also go grocery shopping and ride an armored personnel carrier around St. Petersburg.

    On the show this week – it’s bad news for Vasily as an MRI reveals a torn meniscus in his knee. Surgery is the next step… or is it? What are the options and how important is a second opinion?

    Meanwhile, Natasha is taking it easy and learning to play the Ukulele. How popular is this instrument in Moscow?

    The hosts also talk about the state of Moscow grocery shopping and how it has been affected by the numerous sanctions and counter sanctions.

    Finally, there’s an armored personal carrier driving around St. Petersburg that is actually a taxi. We have all the details and a surprise for lovers of shortwave radio around the world.

    Oh, and we’re on Facebook.

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