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  • "This affirms what everyone knew, that Putin was always the dominant rider in the 'tandem,' and perhaps Medvedev was only keeping Putin's seat warm all along," Tim Ash, the London- based head of emerging-market strategy at Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc. said by e-mail, referring to a power-sharing arrangement between the two men.

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • Melkert said Iraq in key respects "is at the heart of fundamental changes in the region" because its system of government incorporates a power-sharing constitution, guarantees participation of women and minorities and has seen regular elections.

    U.N. envoy cautiously optimistic on Iraq

  • Since mid-2010, they have participated in "National Dialogue" talks with Mr. Saleh's party in attempts to forge a power-sharing agreement.

    Yemenis Rally Against Regime

  • But liberal politicians assured that such cooperation in parliament would be based only around individual political issues, rather than the basis of a power-sharing coalition.

    Egypt Secularists Face Hard Choices

  • A coup would represent an optimistic scenario, assuming Assad's replacements would see the wisdom of negotiating a cease fire and power-sharing arrangement with the opposition -- leading to an 'illiberal democracy' with the military still potentially playing a heavy role in government.

    Bama Athreya: Syria's Long Winter

  • A 1998 peace agreement paved the way for a power-sharing government of loyalists and Republicans.

    Police Injured in Northern Ireland Riots

  • The leaders of North and South Cyprus are currently engaged in U.N.-led negotiations with an aim to reunify the island, but talks have stalled over such issues as power-sharing and the thousands of Turkish troops stationed in northern Cyprus.

    North Cyprus Demonstrators Direct Anger at Turkey's Austerity Measures

  • It's hard to comprehend how the U.S. would fail to forecast that its enthusiasm for a Taliban power-sharing arrangement might trigger angst amongst the warlords of the Hazara, Tajik and Uzbek minority groups in the north.

    Michael Hughes: Saving Afghanistan Requires Smashing Dangerous Delusions

  • The leaders of North and South Cyprus are currently engaged in U.N.-led negotiations with an aim to reunify the island, but talks have stalled over such issues as power-sharing and the thousands of Turkish troops stationed in northern Cyprus.

    North Cyprus Demonstrators Direct Anger at Turkey's Austerity Measures

  • Particularly in infrastructure, I agree with the book's hard-line premise that the two-parties are both "colluding in a power-sharing agreement at the expense of the rest of us."

    Jigar Shah: What Obama and Global Governments Can Do to Promote Growth

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