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Putin’s Special Envoys’ Diplomacy

29 July 2002 A column by Alexander GoltsMOSCOW, 23 July (Ezhenedel’ny Zhurnal)–The appointment of Dmitry Rogozin, head of the State Duma foreign affairs committee, to the post of special presidential envoy for the settlement of the Kaliningrad problem has reportedly extremely vexed Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov. The motives behind [Russian President Vladimir] Putin’s move […]