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More than 6,000 incidents involving children and liquid laundry packets have been reported to poison control centers so far this year. The health problems include respiratory distress and vomiting.
The U.S. reached a deal with Iran on lifting international economic sanctions, and in return, Iran would limit its nuclear activity.
Russia has been experiencing economic sanctions for nearly a year. Have they worked, so far?
"Sanctions have a very important political row," says Olga Smirnova of the BBC. "And from that point of view, they have worked, they have shown that Europe is united. It’s a different question if we are talking about economics."
Smirnova stresses that falling oil prices and deflation of the ruble have strained Russia economically.
"Russia is a developing economy, and it needs access, and it doesn’t have its own capital. It needs access to foreign capital, and that access has been denied," Smirnova says.
Cottage cheese was the yogurt of the mid-20th century: a dairy product for the health-conscious. But it has fallen out of favor, while marketing of — and demand for — yogurt has soared.