“Is Vladimir Putin an Ideologue, Idealist, or Opportunist?” | History News Network

The answer might surprise you. Walter G. Moss argues that Putin is more of an opportunist, but that he also “hold[s] some basic conservative beliefs and is willing to use various means to trumpet them.” Read his entire article here:

History News Network | Is Vladimir Putin an Ideologue, Idealist, or Opportunist?

"Putin laying wreaths at a monument to the defenders of Sevastopol in World War II, 9 May 2014 (www.kremlin.ru)"

“Putin laying wreaths at a monument to the defenders of Sevastopol in World War II, 9 May 2014 (www.kremlin.ru)”