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 President Vladimir Putin was elected leader of the Russian Popular Front in June 2013 (photo:dpa)

Putin rallies voter loyalty with new Popular Front

Disaffected voters are the target of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s new political movement – the Popular Front. As leader of the organisation, he is distancing himself from the tarnished reputation of the pro-Kremlin United Russia party and will try to sweeten the mood of the angry, vocal new middle class – critically those in Moscow. Popular Front will create...
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