March 6, 2012

Why the People Wanted More Putin

Paul Robinson, Ottawa Citizen

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Russia is moving forward, albeit at a somewhat glacial place and with occasional zigzags. The majority of Russians appear on balance to be satisfied with this. Putin's margin of success is convincing enough that those planning to protest the election result run the risk of discrediting themselves rather than Putin by refusing to accept his victory.

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