The expert explained, what is the reason for the nomination Grudinina in the presidential elections

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A possible extension of the Communist party Pavel Grudinina, and Gennady Zyuganov, the candidate in presidents of the Russian Federation may be due to fears of the party leader to take third place in the electoral race, the situation suggests a possible serious changes in the party in the coming years, said head of the Center for economic and political reforms Nikolay Mironov.

The Presidium of the CPRF Central Committee on Friday recommended to nominate a candidate for President of the Russian Federation is not party leader Gennady Zyuganov, as in previous years, and the Director of the state farm. Lenin Pavel Grudinina.

«This whole affair is likely associated with the risk of getting third place in the elections. This gives sociology, it is unlikely that drastic happens to reverse the situation. There’s either nose to nose they go with Zhirinovsky or it will be even worse the result,» — said Mironov RIA Novosti.

The expert recalled that Zyuganov and LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky since the 1990-ies were competitors, the head of the Communist party always had a large lead over the opponent. «And now to be lower than its competitor on elections — a blow to him and the image,» — said Mironov.

The expert added that this situation, when the Communist party put forward no leader and the other person says is not far off changes in personnel management. «He is a man of age, many young people, and many are waiting for changes», — said the analyst.

«I think that in the coming years, and more serious changes in the Communist party. But exactly when is difficult to say,» — Mironov said, noting that at the next Communist party Congress, scheduled for 23 December, can hardly wait for loud statements about changes in the leadership of the party and especially about change of the leader. The analyst said that Zyuganov has only recently been re-elected, and before the elections nobody will go for a change of leadership.

Regular elections of the President of Russia will take place on March 18, 2018, the election campaign officially started on 18 December.