Putin: The Invention of a Democratic Dictatorship (the first chapter of my book in English)

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At nightfall, cars fought for space on the frozen streets as their exhaust enveloped the imposing ocher-colored building on Lubyanka, the headquarters of the Federal Security Service (FSB), heir to the Soviet KGB. Some cars – with darkly tinted windows and flashing blue lights on the roofs – briefly stopped close to entrance No.1 and let a passenger in black get out.