🇦🇺

Putin Hits The Gas On Russian Political Upending

Credit: Wochit News
Published on January 21, 2020 - Duration: 00:42s

Putin Hits The Gas On Russian Political Upending

Russian President Vladimir Putin sped up the shake-up of Russia’s political system on Monday.

In a surprise move last week, Putin announced plans for sweeping governmental reforms. Long-time ally Dmitry Medvedev then resigned as prime minister along with the government.

Putin’s proposed changes are widely seen as giving him scope to retain influence once his term expires in 2024.

Advertisement

Putin Hits The Gas On Russian Political Upending

Available for all permitted uses under our |License Terms|.

, No release required Available for all permitted uses under our |License Terms|.

, Model released Available for all permitted uses under our |License Terms|.

, Model and property released

You are here

Recent related videos from verified sources

Coronavirus: Putin calls for sanctions on essential goods to be lifted at G20 summit 00:56
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 3 days ago 

Putin could remain in power until 2036 01:06
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 2 weeks ago 

You might like