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Russians Get Hurt So Often Taking Selfies, Apparently, The Government Had To Release A Safety Guide

Apparently, there have been over 100 selfie-related injuries this year alone.

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"We have noted recently that the number of accidents caused by lovers of self-photography is constantly increasing," Yelena Alexeyeva, an aide to Russia's interior minister, told AFP.

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