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Russia: How is Vladimir Putin viewed outside Moscow?

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

However there are apparently fewer signs of anti-Putin sentiment outside of Moscow.

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg reports from the industrial heartland of Russia, the Ural Mountains, to find out what people there think of Vladimir Putin.

  • 02 Feb 2012
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