A homeless man fills out documents before voting in a social ...
Mar 4th, 2012
(Reuters) - A homeless man fills out documents before voting in a social club in Rostov-on-Don March 4, 2012. Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is almost certain to win a third presidential term in an election that began on Sunday in Russia's far east, though opponents have challenged the legitimacy of a vote they say is skewed in his favour. REUTERS/Vladimir Konstantinov (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) -
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