'A scenario no Russian would have predicted'
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Putin's plans: What Russian president's surprise means

It can be tricky to predict what Vladimir Putin will do next. Now the Russian president has delivered a surprise by announcing big plans to change the constitution.

Not only that, the government has quit and the country's got a new prime minister.

Just what is Putin planning? The BBC's Moscow correspondent Sarah Rainsford explains.

Read more: What Putin's plans mean for Russia

  • 16 Jan 2020
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