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Nexus: What gives Putin his staying power?

Vladimir Putin has announced he’ll run for re-election as Russian president in 2018. He’s expected to win a landslide victory – which would extend his 18 years in power by another six. Who is Vladimir Putin – and how has he dominated domestic and international politics for so long? On this episode of Nexus to discuss Putin’s unwaning power we have…. * Former Kremlin adviser Alexander Nekrassov * Russian vlogger Dmitry Ivanov *And journalist Craig Copetas

Nexus: Putin’s politics of power

Nexus: Putin’s politics of power

Reforms could allow Putin to stay in power until 2036

Reforms could allow Putin to stay in power until 2036

Super Putin Exhibition: Images depicting Putin as a hero go on display

Super Putin Exhibition: Images depicting Putin as a hero go on display

Putin Inauguration: Putin sworn in for fourth term in office

Putin Inauguration: Putin sworn in for fourth term in office

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Are Türkiye and Egypt Putting Away Past Differences to Normalise Ties?

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Türkiye, Saudi Arabia Close to Finalising $5 Billion Deposit Deal

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Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Türkiye Exempted From UN Arms Embargo on Somalia as Mogadishu Increases Its Fight Against Al Shabab

Türkiye Exempted From UN Arms Embargo on Somalia as Mogadishu Increases Its Fight Against Al Shabab

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Several Countries Say They Have Broken Up Iranian Spy Rings and Hit Squads

Several Countries Say They Have Broken Up Iranian Spy Rings and Hit Squads

Russia Asks Türkiye to Hold Back On a Syrian Ground Offensive But Ankara Says Otherwise

Russia Asks Türkiye to Hold Back On a Syrian Ground Offensive But Ankara Says Otherwise

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Qatar Shows Off Its Soft Power, Regional Influence As It Hosts FIFA World Cup

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Türkiye Launches Dozens of Air Strikes Against PKK/YPG in Iraq and Syria

Did China and India Distance Themselves From Russia At the G20 Summit in Bali?

Did China and India Distance Themselves From Russia At the G20 Summit in Bali?

Sweden Fulfils Turkish Demands By Amending Constitution to Change Anti-Terror Laws

Sweden Fulfils Turkish Demands By Amending Constitution to Change Anti-Terror Laws

Armenia, Iran Agree to Double Gas Trade Amid Tensions with Azerbaijan

Armenia, Iran Agree to Double Gas Trade Amid Tensions with Azerbaijan

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