Financial Times: Putin’s new cabinet dashes hopes of Russian reform

Financial Times: Putin’s new cabinet dashes hopes of Russian reform

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Vladimir Putin’s cabinet for his fourth term as Russia’s president is nearly exactly the same as his old cabinet, dashing hopes that the Kremlin would act on an ambitious reform program and seek to ease tensions with the West. Prime minister Dmitry Medvedev presented Mr Putin on Friday with a lis...