FIIA Comment

FIIA Comment 3 (2012)   

Putin’s plans lack plausibility:
The future president writes a lot but says very little

Publicerad 27.2.2012

Katri Pynnöniemi
The Finnish Institute of International Affairs

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President-to-be Vladimir Putin has outlined his plans for Russia in a series of newspaper articles. The real question, however, is not what should be done but how the goals can be achieved. This question remains unanswered even after reading through Putin’s articles.


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