elections in Russia

Medvedev comments on Russia's State Duma elections

Medvedev comments on Russia's State Duma elections

There is no need to respond to external attempts to question the legitimacy of Russian elections, Chairman of the United Russia party Dmitry Medvedev, who also serves as Deputy Head of the Russian Security Council, said in …

Putin allowed to run for president again

Putin allowed to run for president again

Russia’s State Duma (the lower house of parliament) has passed the third reading of a bill allowing Vladimir Putin to run for president again. According to one of the amended provisions of the Russian Constitution, presidential …

Constitutional amendments vote begins in Russia

Constitutional amendments vote begins in Russia

Russia’s easternmost regions of Kamchatka and Chukotka were the first to begin the vote, at 23:00 Moscow time on Wednesday. Vote on amendments to the Russian constitution began on Thursday in Russia’s easternmost regions of …

Russians to vote on constitutional amendments by May 1

Russians to vote on constitutional amendments by May 1

A public vote on constitutional amendments proposed by Russian President Vladimir Putin in his annual State of the Nation Address to the Federal Assembly is expected to be held by May 1, 2020, a source in the Federation Council …

Multifaceted Rossotrudnichestvo

Multifaceted Rossotrudnichestvo

The head of the agency Eleonora Mitrofanova spoke about the preparation of the presidential election and the preparation of the World Cup

Putin thanks Russian for re-electing him (VIDEO)

Putin thanks Russian for re-electing him (VIDEO)

Vladimir Putin addressed Russian people after the official results of the March 18 presidential poll were announced. The address was posted on the Kremlin website. The president recalled his previous addresses to …

Results: Putin elected by 56,430,712 Russians

Results: Putin elected by 56,430,712 Russians

Incumbent Russian President Vladimir Putin was re-elected in the March 18 vote winning 76.69% or 56,430,712 votes, a draft resolution of the Central Election Commission adopted at a session on Friday said. The Communist …

EU congratulates Putin on re-election

EU congratulates Putin on re-election

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his re-election. In a letter to the Russian president Juncker said he had …

"What was done against Putin worked to his favor"

"What was done against Putin worked to his favor"

75.67% of the votes cast for the incumbent president Vladimir Putin at the yesterday's presidential election with a turnout of 67.5% (which means 51% of all eligible citizens) mean the consolidation of Russians in response to external …

Vladimir Putin's landslide victory

Vladimir Putin's landslide victory

Russia’s incumbent head of state Vladimir Putin has garnered 76.67% of the vote in the March 18 election with 99,75% of the ballots counted, the Russian Central Election Commission said, noting that it was a record support …

Russia's presidential campaign comes to an and

Russia's presidential campaign comes to an and

The pre-election presidential campaign is coming to an end with just two days to go until Russia’s presidential election on March 18. In the most eastern regions of the Russian Federation - Kamchatka and Chukotka - Saturday will …