00:58 GMT +314 December 2018
Listen Live
    Session of Russian State Duma

    Six Parties Get Representation As a Result of Russian State Duma Elections

    © Sputnik / Vladimir Fedorenko
    Russia
    Get short URL
    0 44

    Six parties have made it to the Russian State Duma of the seventh convocation as a result of the Sunday elections.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Six parties have made it to the Russian State Duma of the seventh convocation as a result of the Sunday elections, deputy chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Nikolai Bulayev said.

    "United Russia gets 343 mandates, the Communist Party gets 42 mandates, the Liberal Democrat Party – 39 mandates, A Just Russia – 23 mandates, Rodina – 1, Civic Platform – one, and one mandate goes to a self-nominated candidate," Bulayev said during a late night Thursday meeting of the CEC.

    Related:

    CIA Director Brennan Expects New Attempts to Disclose US Election Information
    Russian Parliamentary Election Impressive Vote of Confidence in Putin – Kremlin
    Russian Investigators Allege Duma Vote Obstruction in Ukraine
    Kremlin Considers Turnout at Duma Elections Comparable to Average in Europe
    Tags:
    party, State Duma, Russia
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik