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CAPTION ONLY: MAKING PRE-PRESIDENTIAL PROMISES

Russian nationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky talks to reporters on his arrival in Cyprus. Zhirinovsky offered to send Russian troops to Cyprus to expel Turkish forces if he is elected president of Russia next year. Turkish Cyprots went to the polls Saturday to elecct a president of the breakaway state of northen Cyprus amid growing Western pressure to reunify the island.