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Putin's Next Job


Putin’s annual Q&A session with the public on 25 October highlighted that there is even more to the so-called ‘2008 Problem’ than meets the eye. Perhaps the most important question now is not whether Putin will formally leave office (few now doubt that he will), or even the identity of his chosen successor (for all the human interest of that question); but rather exactly how Putin will arrange to keep hold of the reins of power after nominally handing them over to someone else....

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