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Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov addressed a joint session of his country's parliament on November 12 and proposed some interesting and unexpected changes to the constitution involving the selection of prime minister and who would take Karimov's place.
Tags: Islam Karimov , succession
On February 16, President Dmitry Medvedev fired Orel Oblast's long-serving Governor Yegor Stroyev. Not long ago, Stroyev was considered one of the Russia's more influential figures. He was a member of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev's Politburo, speaker of the Federation Council from 1996-2001, and served as Orel's governor since 1993. So what is the moral of his rapid, and rather spectacular, fall?
Tags: Russia , stroyev , succession
Zones: The Power Vertical , Russia