CEC: no election campaign for the 2018 do not

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No official electoral campaign for the presidential election in Russia is not carried out, the nomination of candidates will be possible from December, the statement said the Russian Central election Commission.

The Central election Commission made a statement «in connection with coming to the CEC appeals relating to the conduct of the so-called election campaigns of certain individuals as «candidates» and «election» or «campaign headquarters.»

«Currently, no official electoral campaign for the elections of the President of the Russian Federation is not carried out. The next presidential elections to be held in March 2018. The decision on appointment of these elections must be made in December 2017,» — said in a statement posted on the Ministry website on Friday.

Therefore, explain to the CEC, «the official nomination of candidates will be available from December 2017, and only after the official publication of the corresponding resolution of the Federation Council».

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