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  • Andrew Allison

    Kleptocracy certainly, oligarchy too, a monarchy in all-but-name but not a stratocracy as defined in the link provided.

    • Observe&Report

      Agreed. Nonetheless, if Putin were somehow ousted, the emergence of a stratocracy to replace him wouldn’t surprise me.

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