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Pyotr Arkadyevich Stolypin (Russian: Пётр Арка́дьевич Столы́пин...

wikipedia - 18 Sep 2016
Pyotr Arkadyevich Stolypin (Russian: Пётр Арка́дьевич Столы́пин; IPA: [pʲɵtr ɐˈrkadʲjɪvʲɪtɕ stɐˈlɨpʲɪn]; 14 April [O.S. 2 April] 1862 – 18 September [O.S. 5 September] 1911), chairman of the Council of Ministers, served as Prime Minister, and Minister of Internal Affairs of the Russian Empire from 1906 to 1911. His tenure was marked by efforts to counter revolutionary groups and by the implementation of noteworthy agrarian reforms. Stolypin was a monarchist and hoped to stren
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Andrey Nechayev: ''Sanctions against Russia are quite soft''

Realnoe vremya - 13 Jul 2018
In the second part of the interview with Realnoe Vremya, former Economy Minister of the Russian Federation Andrey Nechayev tells whether a crisis like 20 years ago threatens the country and the world and what quality development of Russian regions ...
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America ignores Russia at its peril

Washington Post - 07 Mar 2018
In his chilling account of the Romanov dynasty, the British historian Simon Sebag Montefiore quoted Pyotr Stolypin, who was interior minister for Nicholas II, the last of the czars: “In Russia, nothing is more dangerous than the appearance of weakness.”.
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STOLYPIN: Sanctions have evident bite but little evident strategy

bne IntelliNews - 25 Apr 2018
Sanctions must bark, as well as bite. Just as a bark combines a flash of teeth and a clear message, so too sanctions ought to be driven not simply by moral outrage, and even less so by the assumption that doing anything is better than doing nothing ...
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Why Putin's Russia will be keeping quiet about 1917 - 05 Jan 2017
The conservative prerevolutionary prime minister Pyotr Stolypin — famous for hanging revolutionaries from 'Stolypin neckties' — is probably the closest thing to an official hero of the period. Stolypin was elected 'history's greatest Russian' in a TV ...
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How was Russian mystic Rasputin murdered?

BBC News - 31 Dec 2016
Grigory Rasputin, a mystic peasant who captivated the Russian imperial court, met his death at the hands of aristocratic enemies 100 years ago. Artem Krechetnikov of BBC Russian examines the grisly murder of Rasputin and finds that some details are ...
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Podcast: Vladimir Putin's Historical Heroes

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 27 Apr 2012
Vladimir Putin has plucked several role models from Russian history; from the tsarist-era Prime Minister Pyotr Stolypin to Soviet leader Yury Andropov and the early 20th-century philosopher Ivan Ilyin. Observers have also likened Putin to Tsar Nicholas ...
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The Russian Economic Revolution That Never Was

STRATFOR - 26 May 2016
Sergei Glazyev, a presidential adviser, and Andrei Kaplach, deputy chairman of Vnesheconombank, lead the group, which takes its name from Pyotr Stolypin, Russia's prime minister from 1906 to 1911. The Stolypin Club believes the government should print ...
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Stalin's famine, a war on Ukraine

The Economist - 28 Sep 2017
Stalin's assault on the Ukrainian peasantry marked the third in a series of attempts to modernise the inherited agrarian order, following the emancipation of the serfs in 1861 and prime minister Pyotr Stolypin's attempt in 1912 to transform former ...
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Drawing From the Past, Putin Plans His Future

Forbes - 05 Jul 2017
Prime Minister (and Interior Minister) Pyotr Stolypin saw the writing on the wall and urged the czar to overhaul Russia's political system to create an independent working class who would still be loyal to the crown. Stolypin's proposed reforms might ...
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A Magazine of American Culture - 11 Dec 2017
They were greatly concerned that Russia, after the war with Japan and the 1905 revolution, embarked on the path of intense modernization under Chancellor Pyotr Stolypin. Her subsequent growth rates were comparable to those of China after Deng Xiaopig.
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Reformer Stolypin Held Up as Model for Putin

The Moscow Times - 27 Aug 2012
PETERSBURG — As Russia marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Pyotr Stolypin, the pre-revolutionary interior minister and chairman of the imperial Council of Ministers, political analysts are scrutinizing his legacy and suggesting that President ...
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Vladimir Putin's Risky Ploy to Manufacture History

The Atlantic - 12 Jan 2012
In past public appearances, Putin has made repeated references to one of his Russian heroes, Pyotr Stolypin, the reformist prime minister under the last czar, Nicholas II, who also favored measured, evolutionary change; and to his American model ...

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