Ukrainian putsch creates economic and political turmoil in Russia
Peters , Andreahttp://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/03/18/russ-m18.html
Publisher: World Socialist Web Site
Date Written: 18/03/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16021
The intensifying conflict between Russia and the West over the US-backed, far-right coup in Ukraine is creating economic and political turmoil within Russia. The economy faces growing pressures as the Kremlin attempts to rally popular support and suppress opposition in its confrontation with the West.