Russia: Vladimir Zhirinovsky Beat

Amid turmoil, Russia's top ultranationalist continued to expound his unique vision:

Monday: Suggested that "Poland will join the new Russia soon," and urged Russia's secret police to "search for 'werewolves' within your ranks" ... Friday: In parliament, offered a proposal that would force Deputies to remain loyal to their party or be replaced by other Deputies; the amendment was rejected.


Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!