TITLE

Putin opposed to filters for small parties in Duma elections

AUTHOR(S)
Interfax
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Russia & FSU General News;5/15/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SOCHI. May 15 (Interfax) - President Vladimir Putin has spoken against artificial filters for small political parties in the State Duma elections.
ACCESSION #
87611660

 

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