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Author`s name Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey

Putin's "secret agents" clear the roads. For whom? - Comments

It is often said that military and security ex-officers stand behind actions against Russian oligarchs, independent mass-media, and lowering the role of International business in Russian economy to minimum.A quarter of "elite" in the current Russian government are security forces veterans, they occupy about 2,000 important places. Three of the regional governors used to be high-rank KGB officers, just like the heads of "Slavneft", "Domodedovo Airways", and many Moscow and St. Petersburg big companies...  

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