Duma International Affairs Chair Pushkov to Run on United Russia Ballot; Kadyrov, Voloshin Also on List

June 28, 2016
Alexei Pushkov, head of the State Duma Committee on Foreign Affairs, after losing the United Russia primaries on May 23, 2016

LIVE UPDATES: Aleksei Pushkov, chairman of the State Duma Committee on Foreign Affairs who lost the United Russia primaries has been offered to run on the ballot from the legislature of Perm Region.

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