Titov told where to make his first campaign trip

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in fotobabbles Titov. Archival photoTitov told where to make his first campaign trip© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The Chairman of the Party of growth Ombudsman under the RF President on protection of entrepreneurs ‘ rights Boris Titov who intends to run for presidential elections in 2018, said in an interview with RIA Novosti that he plans to actively make campaign trips to the regions, the first such trip will be the visit to Crimea.

Regular elections of the President of Russia will be held in March 2018, the campaign is supposed to start in December. Party growth Titov intends to nominate a candidate for the presidency at the Congress on 20 and 21 December.

«Of course. Just this week, we’re on our way to Crimea, to Sevastopol,» — said Titov in an interview with RIA Novosti.

Party growth is one of the youngest parties participating in the Duma elections. It was formed in 2016 on the basis of the reorganized «Right things». In turn, the «Pravoe Delo» was established in 2008 on the basis of Union of right forces, Democratic party of Russia and «Civil force». In 2011, the leader of the party became billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov, but they remained less than three months when he was dismissed from the post of Chairman, by decision of the Congress. In the presidential election of 2012 was the businessman as the independent candidate got about 8% of the vote, finishing third.

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