President Medvedev and Prime Minister Putin
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Putin or Medvedev: Who will run for Russian president?

Russians are waiting for news of who will run for president next March - Prime Minister Vladimir Putin or President Dmitry Medvedev?

Both are expected to address the United Russia party congress on Saturday where they will be scrutinised for clues as to which one of them it will be.

Steve Rosenberg takes a closer look at the two potential candidates.

  • 23 Sep 2011
  • From the section Europe