Putin says he hopes to eventually name a successor, urges Russians to get vaccinated against Covid-19

//Putin says he hopes to eventually name a successor, urges Russians to get vaccinated against Covid-19

Putin says he hopes to eventually name a successor, urges Russians to get vaccinated against Covid-19

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said the time would come when he would name his possible successor in the Kremlin, but said the choice would ultimately lie with voters.Putin, 68, has been in power as president or prime minister since the turn of the century. His current six-year term in the Kremlin is due to end in 2024 and his remarks are being closely parsed for clues as to whether he plans to extend his rule.Russia changed its constitution last year at Putin’s behest allowing…

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