Moscow’s Bitter Ex-Boss Luzhkov Lashes Out At Kremlin, Calls United Russia ‘Shameful’

In September 2010, longtime Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov was removed from his post at the order of President Dmitry Medvedev, following weeks of scandalous accusations against him in the Russian media. His successor, Kremlin-appointed insider Sergei Sobyanin, took office one year ago today. In an exclusive interview with RFE/RL’s Russian Service correspondent Mumin Shakirov, Luzhkov […]