Facing hostility, Putin to win the Kremlin: poll




 
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Facing hostility, Putin to win the Kremlin: poll
 
February 24th, 2012  
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Facing hostility, Putin to win the Kremlin: poll
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Vladimir Putin will reclaim the Kremlin's top job by winning two thirds of the vote in a March presidential election, but Russia's alpha-dog leader may face growing resentment against his rule, the last major poll before the vote showed on Friday. Prime Minister Putin's aides hope a big win in the March 4 presidential election will take the sting out of an urban protest movement which casts him as an authoritarian leader who rules through a corrupt and tightly controlled political system. ...




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