September 18, 2013
Why Putin Cannot Afford a Moscow Runoff Vote
Paul Gregory, Forbes
As Vladimir Putin was running circles around Barack Obama, opposition mayoral candidate Navalny was giving Putin’s Kremlin a lessen in American retail politics. Putin won big on Syria but lost big in the Moscow mayor’s race, whose outcome may change Russian politics in the long run.
TAGGED: Alexei Navalny, Russia, Moscow, Vladimir Putin