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    Ex-finance minister Alexei Kudrin ruled out running for the Russian presidency in 2018.

    ST. PETERSBURG (Sputnik) – Russian former Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin announced on Friday he has no aspirations to run for president in the next elections slated for 2018.

    “No, that’s ruled out,” Kudrin told journalists in response to a question of whether he had any desire to run in the next presidential elections.

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