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Bring fact-checked results to the top of your browser search. Fluent in German and proficient in English, Putin worked for the liberal mayor of St.
PetersburgAnatoly Sobchak, in the initial post-Soviet period and ended up in Moscow when Sobchak failed to be reelected mayor in In July Putin became director of the Federal Security Serviceone of the successor organizations of the KGB, and in August Yeltsin plucked Putin out of relative obscurity for the post of prime minister.
President of Russia, The Kremlin Moscow Separatism As prime minister, Putin blamed Chechen secessionists for the bombing of several apartment buildings that killed scores of Russian civilians, prompting the Moscow government to send Russian forces into the republic once again.
Evidence never proved Chechen involvement in these bombings, leading some to believe that the Russian intelligence services played a role in them. The campaign enjoyed some initial success, with Grozny falling quickly to the Russians.
Putin became acting president, and his first official act as president was to grant Yeltsin a pardon for any illegal activities he might have committed during his administration. In the presidential election held in MarchPutin easily defeated Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov in the first round of balloting, winning Although the Russian military was able to win control of Chechnya, Chechen fighters fled to the mountains and hills, threatening Russian forces with a prolonged guerilla war.
Nevertheless, in OctoberChechen separatists seized a Moscow theatre and threatened to kill all those inside; Putin responded by ordering special forces to raid the theatre, and during the operation some hostages died—mostly as the result of inhaling gas released by the security forces in order to subdue the terrorists.
During the Yeltsin years, contradictions between Russian federal law and that of the regions had created great chaos in the Russian legal system, and Putin worked to establish the supremacy of Russian Federation law throughout the country.
Putin even enjoyed success in taming the independent-minded regions, as the republics of Tatarstan and Bashkortostan reluctantly brought their constitutions into accord with that of the Russian Federation in Nevertheless, after the September 11 attacks in on the United States by al-QaedaPutin was the first foreign leader to telephone U.
Bush to offer sympathy and help in combating terrorism.
Russia also reacted calmly when the United States officially abandoned the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty inestablished temporary military bases in several of the former Soviet states in Central Asiaand dispatched special forces on a training mission to Georgia, where there were suspected al-Qaeda training bases.
However, Putin was wary of U. Under Yeltsin the Russian army, starved of funds, had lost much of its effectiveness and technological edge. Russian defeats in the first Chechen war only underlined the appalling state in which the armed forces found itself.
Through greater arms sales, Putin hoped to increase funding for the armed forces, particularly for personnel and for the research and development sector of the Russian military industrial complex.
The oligarchs Putin also took steps to limit the political and economic power of the infamous oligarchswhom many Russians considered to be thieves and one of the main causes of the myriad problems facing Russia.
Although Putin did not and could not destroy the business elite, he made it clear that certain limits on their behaviour would be expected.
During the Yeltsin era the media had become a tool in the hands of the oligarchs, who used their individual media outlets in their battles with each other and with political figures.
On the other hand, certain television stations consistently contradicted the reports of government-controlled stations on issues such as corruption and the wars in Chechnyathereby providing an alternative source to government news sources.
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While under Yeltsin the government did not try to reassert control over the mass media, television networks or their owners seen as unfriendly to Putin and his policies faced closure by the government—usually on charges of nonpayment of taxes and financial mismanagement.
Political and economic reforms Putin proved adept at constructing a stable relationship with the Duma.
Putin was better able to work with the parties in the Duma and secured the passage of bills that reformed the tax, judicial, labour, and bankruptcy systems, provided property rightsadopted national symbols and the flag, and approved arms treaties.
In addition, unlike Yeltsin, Putin was not inclined to frequent changes in the cabinet or premiership, thereby creating conditions for policy consistency and political stability that ordinary Russians appreciated.With member countries, staff from more than countries, and offices in over locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries.
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