There is a lot of policemans and soldiers that got very good conditions to live. All they need is to save Putin's lifestyle. And don't forget about propaganda. People who knew the truth - learned it from the internet, mostly. Most of them is too young to fight efficiently against government or to civil warRight, and what are you as citizens going to do about it if you suspect that your own authorities aren't playing a fair game with you? Will you let them keep all of you 140+ million people under their boot forever? Nobody but you can only change this. Regimes fall under pressure of normal people, that collectively oppose.