Go to ...

The Newspapers

Gathering and spreading news from various Russian Newspapers

The Newspapers on Google+The Newspapers on LinkedInRSS Feed

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Putin did not rule out the participation of Ksenia Sobchak in the presidential election


The President of Russia Vladimir Putin during the press-conference on the results of the BRICS summit in China, said that each candidate can participate in the presidential elections to be held in Russia next year. According to him, is no exception and Ksenia Sobchak.


photo: Lily Sharlovskoe

The head of state stressed that he personally is not obliged to determine “who is better for the Russian people” as President.

“Ultimately, this election will determine the. But every person in accordance with applicable law, if it withstands the requirements of the law, has the right to stand as a candidate, and Ksenia Sobchak is no exception,” – said Putin.

At the same time, the incumbent President recognized that the possibility of participation of Ksenia Sobchak in the presidential race hears for the first time.

Note that from journalists about his “presidential ambitions” and found out she TV presenter. Earlier media reported that the Kremlin allegedly wanted to admit to participation in elections, the female candidate, and as candidates allegedly seen Sobchak.

We will remind, presidential elections will be held on 18 March 2018.

The best of the day in the “MK” – short formal newsletter: subscribe to our Telegram channel

source

Related posts:
"Ordinary people can do everything": a chronicle of the last days of the August coup
Poroshenko confirmed reports of the impending conversation in "channel format"
More than 4 million refugees returned home after the uprising in Myanmar
Trump: the USA does not need the help of Europe to fight Iran

Recommended

More Stories From Politics