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|nomic ignorance.14 Most of them joined the reestablished Communist Party of |
the Russian Federation. ... A famous quote by Winston Churchill added to the ob-
fuscation: “Russia is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma.” But he ...
|Putin's solution to this and other problems, as his country's most powerful |
politician, has been to strengthen Russia's central government, especially the
presidency. ... Russia, he said, “is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an
|This popular view of Russia's "otherness" is epitomized in Winston Churchill's |
famous characterization of Russia as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an
enigma." Occasionally, misunderstanding of the Russian historical development
|The summer's heated discussions of the dangers of a resurgent Russia were |
replaced by chilled whispers about a possible ... Winston Churchill's famous
1939 comment about Russia as a “riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma”
or the ...
|dant in the American media: a 1997 New York Times article cites a Russian |
calling the Bolshoi Ballet best because "We have ... Churchill's assertion that the
actions of Russia are "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" (1939,
cited in ...
|It was the intention of these people to furnish reliable information about Russia |
based on profound study and objective ... In 1939 Winston Churchill was still able
to describe Russia as 'a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma'.72 It ...
|467 riff riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma Russia, as described by Sir |
Winston Churchill in a radio broadcast October 1, 1939. The phrase is used often
to describe Russia and things Russian, often baffling to Western observers.
|tight to power and to a share of the nation's riches appears too as a |
distinguishing mark of Russia's current regime. ... Winston Churchill's description
of Russia as a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma is now so much of a
cliché that ...
|The veil of secrecy, which had surrounded Russia since ancient times, had not |
made it any easier to understand the country. Winston Churchill called Russia 'a
riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma'. This quotation quickly became ...