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Russia's Putin a Wild Card in Upcoming Election

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Russia's Putin a Wild Card in Upcoming Election

Russia's Putin a Wild Card in Upcoming Election

Russia's Putin a Wild Card in Upcoming Election

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When Russians vote for a new parliament next Sunday, they're expected to give the pro-Kremlin United Russia Party an undisputed majority. Many believe the real question is what the outcome will mean for President Vladimir Putin's plans after the elections. His supporters are calling on him to hold on to power after his presidential term limit expires next year. His opponents say that would seal the return of dictatorship to Russia.