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Russian Government Downsizing Weakens Both Putin and the Liberals But May Help the Left

February 16, 2015

Staunton, February 16 – Downsizing of government institutions and the firing of part of their staffs “threatens both liberals and the existing powers that be,” according to the editors of Nezavisimaya Gazeta, the first by depriving them of state support and the second by undercutting the support such people had been giving to the state. […]