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Vladimir Putin is a survivor. But Russians are increasingly fed up with his shady methods

If a tearful Vladimir Putin feels emotionally overwhelmed by his election victory in Russia, he might care to recall that two of the Arab dictators who were toppled last year – Mubarak of Egypt and Ben Ali of Tunisia – had previously been re-elected with thumping majorities. The question is whether Putin’s success in Russia, [...]
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