In Russia Election, Putin Opponents Seeing Double…

MOSCOW—When Boris Vishnevsky went to check the photo and biographical material that Russia’s election commission planned to post for his candidacy in this weekend’s parliamentary elections, he thought he was seeing double.
Another candidate with the same name was listed alongside him. Then he saw another. They even looked like him, a balding 65-year-old with a stubbly beard.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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