Ruminations on Russian politics, and political characters. Commentary on the North Caucasus. Some stuff about world politics.
Saturday, January 31, 2009
to Oleg Kozlovsky's most recent blog entry: Yaroslav Kuzminov, the rector of Moscow's HSE (Higher School of Economics), is the husband of Elvira Nabiullina. Elvira replaced German O Gref as the Minister of Economic Development in September 2007. She is believed to be more liberal in outlook, and possibly tied to Dmitry Medvedev.