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Support for Putin outside Moscow

On Saturday, tens of thousands of Muscovites are expected to march through the Russian capital to demand honest elections and keep the pressure on Vladimir Putin, a month before the presidential election.

But away from Moscow, there are fewer signs of public protest, and more support for Mr Putin.

Our correspondent Steve Rosenberg went to the industrial heartland of Russia, the Ural Mountains, to find out what people there think of Vladimir Putin.

  • 02 Feb 2012
  • From the section Europe
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