All Posts Tagged With: "stagnation"

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Putin Insists Russia Has ‘Competitive Political Environment’

Weeks after Russian President Dmitri Medvedev made a point in saying that Russia lacked political competition, the prime minister has stepped in to insist that such competition is, in fact, alive and well.

Dec 6, 2010 | Continued
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Medvedev Cites ‘Stagnation’ in Russian Politics

The Russian president says that a lack of political competition is causing signs of stagnation in the country, but that the government is working to make improvements; oppositionists called the address “the theater of the absurd.”

Nov 25, 2010 | Continued