Russian Democracy Fail: Lessons For Middle East?
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  • tg

    It could be argued most Egyptians already feel this way.

  • Mietopol

    Huge differences are apparent. Under tyranny of communism Russians realy desired freedom and democracy but they failed because they left the communists and KGB alive . They simply regrouped, renamed themselves and are still in power. No revolution without the bloodshed. In Arab revolution there is much blood being spilled but the concepts of freedom and democracy are foreign to islamic thinking The Islamic Republics they are dreaming of will turn into nightmares realy soon not just for Arabs but the entire World.

  • It doesn’t help that Russia is a dying nation, her demographics on a downward spiral leading to the eventual disintegration of the Russian Confederation as she literally loses the population she needs to keep her economic, political, and physical infrastructure intact.

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