Russia Update: Putin Speaks to All-Russian Popular Front, Pledges Crackdown on Corruption

November 19, 2014
President Vladimir Putin speaks before the All-Russian Popular Front

Welcome to our new column, Russia Update, where we will be closely following day-to-day developments in Russia, including the Russian government’s foreign and domestic policies.

Yesterday’s issue is here, and see also our Russia This Week.

President Vladimir Putin met with the state-created All-National Popular Front (ONR) to rally the astro-turf activists to brace for further Western sanctions, vowing never to be “subjugated” by America.

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