First, please read this analysis from Andrei Martyanov:

Second, Putin’s speech: probably the most important in his career!  We will post the full text when the translators in the Kremlin deem that the time has come to finish their translation.

Third, I will then post a commented version of the transcript, with my remarks on a few key passages

Last, expect a Christian Vignette #6 in the near future.


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