The future direction of Russia has already been decided. In the Kremlin, they are already clear about who will be the head of the country in the next six years. And according to experts, it will be none other than Vladimir Putin. He has decided to run in the presidential elections in March and has virtually no competition.
The current head of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, is not going to give up his country. According to Reuters, he has decided to run in the upcoming presidential elections. A win would keep him in power until 2030.
But the Kremlin is silent about the candidacy. “Putin has not yet commented on this issue. The campaign itself has not yet been officially announced,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented, according to the TASS agency. But the decision on Putin’s candidacy has already been made.
Presidential elections in Russia are scheduled for March 2024, and according to experts, it is already possible to predict who will continue to lead the country. Due to the suppression of opposition speech, the current president has almost no competition in Russia.
According to Vladimir Milov, an opposition politician living abroad, any criticism of government policy is punished. “It’s officially a crime punishable by real jail time. Don’t expect any normal Western-style politics,” he told CNBC.
However, Peskov has already let it be known that “in Russia there are politicians with different opinions and attitudes”. But he himself does not admit that anyone would dare to stand up to Putin. “It is clear that at this stage there can be no real competition for Mr. President,” he added.
Putin’s double revealed himself. He received a question from a small child: