Putin’s Circle: Corruption, Connections, and Adultery?

The weekly magazine The New Yorker publishes a blog post by Masha Lipman, the editor of the Carnegie Moscow Centre’s ‘Pro et Contra’ journal, which decries the corruption in circles close to President Vladimir Putin. The article cites the recent Glonass-related embezzlement and firing of former Defence Minister Anatoly Serdyukov as examples of the prevalence of the problem.

Saturday, November 24, 2012