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The mysterious crash of a private jet outside Moscow is believed to have killed Yevgeny Prigozhin, the boss of the Wagner militia who led an armed rebellion against Moscow in June.

Anton Troianovski, the Moscow bureau chief for The Times, explains what we’ve learned about the crash, and what a potential political assassination says about President Vladimir Putin’s Russia.

Anton Troianovski, the Moscow bureau chief for The New York Times.

A portrait of Yevgeny Prigozhin lies on the ground surrounded by a long row of red flowers and other items. A group of people stands in front of the items.
A portrait of Yevgeny Prigozhin at an informal memorial next to a Wagner facility in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Thursday.Dmitri Lovetsky/Associated Press

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Anton Troianovski contributed reporting.

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