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The Atlantic / Anne Applebaum / Mar 20
“Some Western media nevertheless covered this orchestrated drama as if it really were an election. Reporters interviewed voters, cited ‘exit polls,’ even commented on the ‘results,’ as if these things mean anything in a country whose leadership lies openly about everything: economic statistics, war casualties, Russian history. Reuters ran a headline declaring Putin had won ‘in a landslide.'” SC
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