March 18, started in Russia presidential elections. The President is elected for a term of six years. In the election of 2018 will participate Vladimir Putin, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, Grigory Yavlinsky, Pavel Grudinin, Ksenia Sobchak, Maxim suraykin, Sergei Baburin, Boris Titov. The vote in Moscow will end at 20:00, at 21:00, then begin to appear the first results. We online follow the turnout at the elections, voting results, election news, information from candidates ‘ campaign headquarters.
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13:00 Our thatcorresponded sent footage from the station where Putin voted. Soon will be a detailed report.
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Putin, smiling, voted in the presidential elections
12:50 problems with the voting of Russian citizens in Ukraine emerged — those wishing to vote are not allowed in diplomatic institutions. In this regard, foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova lips made a dramatic statement.
12:00 noon were clear trends turnout in presidential elections. Preliminary data showed that in Siberia and the far East, the turnout on average half to two times higher than in the last presidential election in 2012. The most active were the residents of Krasnoyarsk in the Krasnoyarsk region recorded an increase in turnout no 245 percent. And, for example, in Tuva at the moment the site came more than 80% of voters.
11:15 Ella Pamfilova, the head of the CEC, announced night a DDOS attack on the website of the CEC.
11:00 the presidential Candidates voted in the morning. In the building of the Russian Academy of Sciences did Vladimir Putin. When reporters asked him, don’t vote if GDP “through I can not”, he replied and said he was confident of the correctness of his proposed programs. The mood of Putin showed fine.
Grigory Yavlinsky came to the polling station in Krylatskoye, Pavel Grudinin voted in his farm named after Lenin — he kissed the watcher. And Vladimir Zhirinovsky in front of the election Commission managed to play football.
Video broadcasts from polling stations across Russia can be viewed on the website nashvybor2018.ru.
The head of the Ministry Nikolai Nikiforov said that about 1.6 million Russians became “mobile voters”. To vote over the Internet is impossible, but choose the plot — completely.
This is the first election of the President of Russia in the Crimea vote will be conducted on 1206 polling stations. The first in Russia to cast his vote for the future President, the inhabitants of Kamchatka and Chukotka – at 23:00 GMT.
The Russian presidential election in 2018. Chronicle of events
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