Trust in Russia’s Putin falls to 13-year low: state pollster

Russian President Vladimir Putin waves as he leaves the St Sava temple in Belgrade, Serbia January 17, 2019. Maxim Shipenkov/Pool via REUTERS

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Public trust in President Vladimir Putin has fallen to its lowest level in 13 years, according to a Russian state pollster, a setback for the Kremlin which works hard to burnish Putin’s image as a wise father-of-the-nation-style leader. The poll, by the Public Opinion Research Centre, found that trust in Putin had […]

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