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Russian Opposition Leader: Putin Paying Steep Political Price for Crimea

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny says President Vladimir Putin's decision to annex Crimea, which occurred five years ago this week, has come at a significant financial cost to Russian citizens and a large political cost to the president himself. "Putin, in order to strengthen his personal power, sacrificed the interests of a huge number of people," Navalny recently told VOA's Russian Service, citing data from Russia's Economic Development Ministry that show...

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