Russian Parliamentary Elections: Passing the Baton

Russia is feeling more prosperous and confident than the last time it held elections four years ago. Parliamentary polling in December will also be a poll on President Vladimir Putin, especially since he will be a candidate. Despite being managed, there is always an element of the unexpected when Russia votes and the west needs to listen carefully to the message.

The World Today Published 1 November 2007 Updated 15 October 2020 5 minute READ

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