THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
Globe Editorial

A Kremlin Cassandra

January 1, 2006

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THE RESIGNATION of Russian President Vladimir Putin's top economic adviser, Andrei Illarionov, was an uncommon gesture of integrity. Its importance to the outside world lay in the ominous verdict on Putin's transformation of Russia that Illarionov pronounced at his departure. This insider's alert ought to be heeded as an authoritative warning about a disfiguring concentration of political and economic power ... (Full article: 419 words)

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