Putin in Search of a New Myth Turns to Morality

Vladimir Putin after taking out opposition leaders and his former fellow Chekists is now in search of a new legitimizing myth according to this report in the Russian press. It will be centered on moral values, starting now.

Meanwhile as the Russian Duma has engaged in a tit for tat measure for the Magnitsky Act by banning the adoption of Russian children by Americans, with some heart breaking consequences for some families already in the process, American lawmakers may be considering targeting and limiting American participation in the Skolkovo project.

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