Feb 9, 2024

Russia Elections Test Putin’s Popularity Amid Ukraine War

Anti-war candidate tries to put a dent in Putin’s electoral success.
Russia Elections Test Putin’s Popularity Amid Ukraine War

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What’s happening: Russia is holding a presidential election next month. While no one expects incumbent President Vladimir Putin to lose his bid for a fifth term, he has attracted an unexpected anti-war challenger.

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