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NEW DUMA
The Duma
The elections to the lower house of Russia's parliament have given a major boost to Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and the man he hopes to succeed as president, Boris Yeltsin. BBC News Online looks at how the result has changed Russia's political landscape:

Overview
FEATURE
Election focus
Sudden rise of the Unity party
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TALKING POINT
Is Putin good for Russia?
Talking point
ELECTION QUOTES
"In Russia a revolution has taken place, a peaceful one, but a revolution all the same."
Igor Shabdurasulov, aide to President Yeltsin
CRIME
ECONOMY
CHECHEN
CONFLICT
BATTLE for
PRESIDENT
CONTROLLING
the MEDIA
Issues
INTERACTIVE WHO'S WHO
The Parties and personalities
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