Is Russia at peak Putin?

WORLD IN FOCUS with Gwynne Dyer


The crowds of protesters in Moscow and other Russian cities were far bigger the last time, in 2011-12. Opposition leader Alexei Navalny was so intoxicated by the 40,000 or 50,000 citizens who demonstrated in Moscow against Vladimir Putin’s rule that he boasted: “I see enough people here to take the Kremlin right now, but we […]