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Crunch Election for Putin A Divided Russia Goes to the Polls

Vladimir Putin plans to win a third term as Russian president in Sunday's election. But he has been weakened by the anti-government protests that have broken out in recent months, and many Russians believe he lacks a vision for the country. Is Russia on the brink of radical change?
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan.