Russian President Vladimir Putin in Khoroshevo, with a monument to World War II Red Army soldiers in the background. Photo: AP Russian President Vladimir Putin in Khoroshevo, with a monument to World War II Red Army soldiers in the background. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin in Khoroshevo, with a monument to World War II Red Army soldiers in the background. Photo: AP

Putin urges Russians to back ‘stability’ as he seeks to extend time in power

  • Proposed constitutional changes would allow Putin to run twice again after his current six-year term ends in 2024
  • ‘We are voting for the country … we want to pass on to our children and grandchildren,’ Putin said during televised national address

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Russian President Vladimir Putin in Khoroshevo, with a monument to World War II Red Army soldiers in the background. Photo: AP Russian President Vladimir Putin in Khoroshevo, with a monument to World War II Red Army soldiers in the background. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin in Khoroshevo, with a monument to World War II Red Army soldiers in the background. Photo: AP
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