Soviet Russia -- Yesterday . . . and Tomorrow?
Putin's Russia, circa 2007: Residents of Manturovo settlement listen to Andrei Lugovoy, a former KGB officer named as a suspect in the murder of Alexander Litvinenko in London last year, during their meeting in the southwestern Russian Kursk region November 22, 2007. The meeting was part of Lugovoy's campaign as candidate for the nationalist LDPR party in next month's parliamentary elections. Via Robert Amsterdam