“No other thoughts”: Volodin assured that will not kill the presidency of Putin and doesn’t see him a single alternatives
Speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin spoke about the upcoming March 2018 presidential elections in Russia: he he this post is not intended, does not see on it anyone except Vladimir Putin, waiting, when he will announce the decision to participate. Volodin I am sure that this position is shared by “the vast majority of citizens.”
Answering a question of journalists about the readiness to put forward his candidacy for presidential elections in 2018, Volodin said that “connects the future of Russia” only with the name of Putin, reports “Interfax”.
Volodin himself to run was not planned, he called the theme of his possible participation invented by journalists, and added that we need to do everything to ensure that Putin was left to continue.
“My candidate for the single – Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin. Here’s another way not think and believe that this is the man that is already the case, his life proved his love of country and effective solution to issues on General welfare of the citizens and to overcome the crisis. Therefore, we need to treasure what we have,” – said Volodin.
On the question of whether it counts on the participation of Putin in the presidential elections, the speaker said: “People ask and wait for it… ask These questions, expectations, great hopes, great. This is the position of the majority of citizens of our country. We have a leader that can do a lot for the country, because what it has done, deserves not only respect, but appreciate it all over the world. Therefore, we need to do everything we can to make this happen and then the country has developed under the leadership of a President” (quoted by RIA “Novosti”).
“It’s the election again, it is the decision of the President Vladimir Putin, it is his decision not stated, but expectations are huge,” said the speaker of the state Duma.
The participation of Putin in the elections, practically none of the scientists is not in doubt, the media reported that the work of the administration on the formation of his campaign concept a long time coming, but the beginning of Putin’s presidential campaign is still to be announced, and the Kremlin urged not to rush things.
Information of the newspaper “Kommersant” about the two-step nomination of Putin for President by collecting signatures, press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov called “hypothetical” arguments.
Putin at a press conference on the results of the BRICS summit in China September 5 once again saidthat it is too early to speak on this subject. He complained that after the announced campaign, all “immediately cease to work.”
The next presidential elections scheduled for March 2018. Of its intention to participate in declared opposition politician Alexei Navalny, whose supporters have opened more than 40 regional headquarters and the leader of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky and the founder of the party “Yabloko” Grigory Yavlinsky.