Russia steamrolls Western cheese, fruit to enforce ban

MOSCOW (AP) The Russian federal government steamrolled lots of contraband cheese and also damaged fruit with tractors Thursday in a public display screen of its commitment to its one-year-old restriction on Western foods.The step, however, has elevated demonstrations in Russia, with individuals authorizing a petition advising the federal government to instead donate the food to the bad suffering through the country's ferocious recession.Coupled with the ruble's

sharp devaluation, the restriction on Wester