March 8, 2012

Putin 4.0 Faces Tough Times

Ariel Cohen, The National Interest

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Last Sunday, Vladimir Putin won his fourth term as the ruler of Russia. (Count ineffectual Dmitri Medvedev's tenure as Putin's third term.) Today, decision makers and analysts are asking what the next six years will look like.

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