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Putin / Medvedev: The Experts Talk About The Russian Tandem Split…

Russia Profile Weekly Experts Panel: Can The Split in the Tandem Be Dealt With?
Introduced by Vladimir Frolov With Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and President Dmitry Medvedev publicly sparring over the UN resolution on Libya, and the Russian elites agonizing over an emerging rift in the tandem, an ominous question has begun to cloud Russia’s political scene: can the split in the tandem be smoothed over? Or could it drag the country into a situation reminiscent of 1991?

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