Russian Withdraws Presidential Candidacy

The number of candidates challenging the Kremlin’s choice for president dwindled Wednesday when the leader of a pro-business party dropped out of the race. Boris Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister, said he was withdrawing so as not to split the vote with what he described as the only other remaining candidate from the liberal opposition, former Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov. Full Story

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