Putin Wins Big in Vote Allowing Him to Extend Rule to 2036

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Russian President Vladimir Putin won a resounding endorsement of his bid to extend his two-decade-long rule potentially to 2036, even as some polls show his approval ratings near historic lows. Elisabeth Braw of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), an independent think tank on international defense and security, comments on the implications of the vote in an interview on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."