06 November 2023, 2:26 pm 1 minute
Reuters reported that Vladimir Putin has decided to run in the March presidential election, a move that will keep him in power until least 2030, as the Kremlin chief feels he must steer Russia through the most perilous period in decades.
While many diplomats, spies and officials have said they expect Putin to stay in power for life, there has until now been no specific confirmation of Putin’s plans to stand for re-election.
Topics of Interest: Government
Type: Reuters Best
Sectors: Government & Public Services
Win Types: Impact (Long Term)
Story Types: Special Report / Insight
Media Types: Text
Customer Impact: Significant National Story