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Finance minister’s resignation sparks alarm in Russia

Published on 27/09/2011

The Russian press has reacted with alarm to the resignation Monday of Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin right over Vladimir Putin's plans to run for president in 2012. The media credit Kudrin with guiding Russia through the 2008 financial crisis.