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Putin Spokesman Says Presidential Candidate is “No Brezhnev”

Posted October 5th, 2011 at 11:55 am (UTC-5)
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Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, has discounted comparisons made between Mr. Putin and former Soviet leader, Leonid Brezhnev. Brezhnev led the Soviet Union from 1964 until his death in 1982, but was blamed for overseeing the start of an economic decline that led to the eventual collapse of the Soviet empire. Peskov […]

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