Putin makes sweeping changes to Russian government

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Vladimir Putin. Photo credit: President of Russia press office

During President Putin’s annual address, he announced term limits for future presidents (not including himself) and more power for Parliament. Right after that, the entire Russian government resigned.

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Andrew S. Weiss - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - @andrewsweiss

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Madeleine Brand

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