Navalny calls to boycott Russian elections 2018


December 26, 2017 – FRN – 

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 Vesti – translated by Inessa Sinchougova 

Oppositionist Alexei Navalny is calling for a boycott of presidential elections. This call should be examined for its legality, commented Dmitry Peskov, the presidential press secretary.

He said the non-participation of Navalny in the elections does not affect the legitimacy of the elections. 

Navalny has recently attempted to officially register as a presidential candidate, but the Central Election Commission to register Navalny because of a criminal record.


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