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Moscow police chief promoted to Russian cabinet following protest response

Moscow police chief promoted to Russian cabinet following protest response | Comparative Government and Politics | Scoop.it
MOSCOW — Having proved himself with his response to political protests that erupted here in December, Moscow’s police chief, Vladimir Kolokoltsev, was named minister of the interior in the new Russian cabinet announced Monday.
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No 10 publishing PM dinner lists

No 10 publishing PM dinner lists | Comparative Government and Politics | Scoop.it
David Cameron says he will publish details of all donors he has had dinner with in his Downing Street flat amid a row over donations and access to ministers.
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Vladimir Putin’s inner circle

Vladimir Putin’s inner circle | Comparative Government and Politics | Scoop.it
While political opponents of the president-elect are sentenced to prison, political cronyism is alive and well.
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Loyalists, clients, henchmen, guanxi

Loyalists, clients, henchmen, guanxi | Comparative Government and Politics | Scoop.it
I point to Edward Wong's report in The New York Times not because it offers some details about the current instability, but because it provides a good illustration of guanxi.Americans doing business in China are often briefed on guanxi, but it...
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Midas Touch: Those With Putin Ties Glow Brightly

Midas Touch: Those With Putin Ties Glow Brightly | Comparative Government and Politics | Scoop.it
A close circle of friends, relatives, associates, colleagues from the security services and longtime advisers have grown fabulously wealthy during Vladimir V. Putin’s 12 years as Russia’s paramount leader.
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