All Posts Tagged With: "electoral fraud"

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Electoral Commission Chairman Proposes Scrapping System

The head of the Moscow Electoral Commission has proposed scrapping Russia’s systematically flawed electoral legislation and starting over from scratch.

Jan 14, 2010 | Continued
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Medvedev Sums Up the Year

In a year-end interview televised interview, Russian President Dmitri Medvedev answered questions concerning disputed regional elections, Garry Kasparov and the political opposition, and an “evil” judicial system.

Dec 28, 2009 | Continued
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Putin: “Here, Thank God, There Aren’t Any Elections”

In a four hour live broadcast on Thursday, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin fielded questions from “ordinary Russians” on a wide variety of topics, including his possible aspirations to run for a third term as president.

Dec 4, 2009 | Continued
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Human Rights Advocates Meet with Medvedev

Human rights advocates discussed a number of controversial issues with the president in hopes that some concrete measures would be taken in result.

Nov 25, 2009 | Continued
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Medvedev Chastises United Russia for “Backwardness”

At a speech to the United Russia Party Congress on Saturday, President Dmitri Medvedev said that members of the party had reduced their political activities to “intrigue and games” and is showing signs of backwardness.

Nov 23, 2009 | Continued
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Plans Die for Duma Committee to Monitor Elections

Plans to create an electoral monitoring committee in the Russian State Duma have been dumped in favor of plans for a committee under the purview of the president.

Nov 16, 2009 | Continued
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Less than Half of Muscovites Trust Election Results

A recent survey shows that only 44 percent of Moscow residents believe that the results of October elections for the Moscow State Duma correspond with reality.

Nov 10, 2009 | Continued
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Medvedev: Disputed Election Results Reflect Voter Preferences

Russian President Dmitri Medvedev claims that while the disputed results of recent elections should be looked at in court, they reflect voters’ sentiments and will not be annulled.

Oct 28, 2009 | Continued
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Remaining Russian Opposition Candidates Removed from Moscow Election

All seven candidates from the Solidarity Opposition Movement have been removed from the Moscow municipal election.

Sep 8, 2009 | Continued
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Sochi Election Results Called into Question

Exit polls conducted during the mayoral election in Sochi call into question the results released by city officials.

Apr 27, 2009 | Continued