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Russia, Iran, McDonald’s: Your Thursday Briefing

Jan 16, 2020 - The New York Times

Here’s what you need to know

Here’s what you need to know

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Good morning.

We’re covering political drama in Russia, a pause in the U.S.-China trade war and another troubling temperature record.

Russia’s ‘revolution from above’

President Vladimir Putin of Russia on Wednesday proposed sweeping constitutional changes that could extend his hold on power indefinitely. That proposal prompted his ...