Currently, the Kremlin wanted to demonstrate with the referendum on the constitutional reform, a new legitimacy for President Putin, because the mass protests in the far Eastern Khabarovsk show a weakness of the system, the entanglement between pseudo-democracy and authoritarianism. For Putin, the former Governor was no longer acceptable: the results of The election in the Region is no longer fit to the Moscow power brokers, and the Governor Furgal was to become popular.
Putin tolerates no rivals; now, as his own popularity ratings due to Stagnation and social misery have fallen, certainly. Because Furgal ran off, were justice allegations at Hand. It's about murders, don't scare the supporters: you have no confidence in Moscow's justice. Then, the Kremlin sent a non-local, in dealing with constituents inexperienced young politician as the new Governor to Khabarovsk, the alien makes for the protests to be responsible. To summarize the protesters as a sign of how little Moscow does not care about you.Updated Date: 27 July 2020, 07:19