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Saturday, April 14, 2018

Zhirinovsky came third in the elections

Vladimir Zhirinovsky came in third to the finish presidential election after Putin and Grudinina. This is evidenced by the exit polls. However, the head of the liberal democratic party slightly improved its result compared to the previous presidential elections, if you believe the momentary data. Our correspondent ate hamburgers at the headquarters of the TRP. Gave and pasta.

photo: Anton Razmakhnin

The headquarters of Vladimir Zhirinovsky – he Central office of the liberal democratic party is an old mansion in the 1st Basmannoy lane, a sign on which says about another project Zhirinovsky – the Institute of world civilizations (“Free training! Free dormitory!” – what’s that on the portal home and written).

Inside it’s not easy, but very simple. And Patriarchal: pictures on the walls of TRP from 1991 to the present day, some, perhaps, would not miss the modern censorship. Closet – optional: hang up the jacket right on the chair. And to the coffee break came just big pushy cutlet with pasta and sauerkraut. What else should be hungry, a simple journalist.

After voting in Moscow – at 20:00 the press left the representative of the candidate Alexander Dulin and told about the voting process.

Violations of course, is: for example, in the area where the vote Zhirinovsky, said Dulin, were seen Queuing for pasta for a fabulous price of 12 rubles. Somewhere not stuck prescribed by the CEC addition to information about Pavel Grudinin, which refers to his foreign accounts.

Closer to the x hour, nine in the evening, when they had to close all the plots, the hall was spread a kind of vanity would now like to say something. Television correspondents in ties, the most elegant on this celebration of simplicity – pushed writing “laborers” with the places of honor near the stage. The lights of tilesvertically lit.

At this point, the CEC has officially completed the voting on the territory of Russia, the news appeared in the exit polls: for Zhirinovsky a high of 6.7%. Swept talk: “What nothing?!” Recall that the presidential elections in 2012, Vladimir Zhirinovsky scored of 6.22%. That is, as it is now improved his result. Now he comes in third after Putin and Grudinina.

– TRP (that’s right!) here will is not, he will go to “Izvestiya-hall” to celebrate the Night of the election – warned passing Dulin. By the way – the information Minister in the shadow government Zhirinovsky. Yes, the liberal democratic party is the real shadow government. Only of its members known to the General public only two: Leonid Slutsky and Andrei Lugovoi.

The Russian presidential election in 2018. Chronicle of events

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