Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov believes that the presidential elections could be held earlier than planned – in 2017.
In the broadcast channel “Russia 24″ , he said: “we Have the presidential elections. All the yelling in 2018 will. Will see, they will be in 2017″. He explained that this “fundamental choice” to do “attitude and against the background of American elections”. More detailed explanations of the leader of the Russian Communists did not give.
The report on the statement on the website of the Communist party, early elections are not mentioned. Then broadcast the traditional agenda of the Communists, Zyuganov said about the betrayal of Yeltsin and Gorbachev, called for recognition of “people’s Republic of new Russia” DNR and LNR and “noted with regret that it is still in Russia there are forces that use the anti-Sovietism and Russophobia, which have a devastating impact on our country and the unity of society”.
7 Nov the edition “the Newspaper.ru” , citing its sources reported that early elections should not wait. The interlocutors explained: in case of early elections the election work would be undertaken now.
Presidential elections in Russia scheduled for March 2018.