October 28, 2013
Russia's Macho Mayor and His Drug War
Jamie Coomarasamy, BBC News
The Associated Press
Newly elected mayor Yevgeny Roizman's tough approach to drug addiction is popular with voters in the city of Yekaterinburg, Russia's fourth-largest city. But others attack him for his criminal past and his willingness even now to break the law in order to achieve his goals.
TAGGED: War On Drugs, Russia