KIEV (Sputnik) — About 20 employees of the Ukrainian National Police and around 10 National Guard employees maintain public order at the embassy.
Over 111 million voters are eligible to vote in Russia, with 1.87 million of these currently abroad. Some 95,000 polling stations will be open across Russia throughout election day, while another 371 have been set up in Russian diplomatic missions in 145 countries.
During Sunday's elections, Russian voters will choose representatives to the Russian parliament's lower chamber of 450 seats. Half of the lawmakers will be elected from the party lists, while another 225 seats are contested in a single-member constituency race.