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The Cycle

Charting Putin’s rise to power

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Before Vladimir Putin was running Russia and defying some of the most powerful countries in the world, he was an unlikely leader. Karen Dawisha, author of "Putin's Kleptocracy" discusses Putin's origin story with The Cyclists.Oct.14.2014

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