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The Oligarchs and the President

Author: Eric Helque
Illustrations/Images by Denis Petrulenkov

Mar/Apr 2004
Page 22   ( 7 pages)

Summary: The vital subtext for March’s election is the battle between the Kremlin and the oligarchs. We walk back through recent history and provide up-to-date profiles of Russia’s weakened robber-barons.

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