Hirunews Logo
Putin+to+run+again+for+Russian+Presidency
Thursday, 07 December 2017 - 9:42
Putin to run again for Russian Presidency
289

Views

Russia's Vladimir Putin has said he will seek another term as President in next year's election.

He made the announcement in a speech to workers at a car factory in the Volga city of Nizhny Novgorod.

"I will put forward my candidacy for the post of president of the Russian Federation," he said.

Putin has been in power since 2000, either as president or prime minister.

If he wins the March election he will be eligible to serve until 2024.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Farmers occupy A-9 road to dry paddy
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 13:52
The drivers who are using the A-9 road complain that farmers have occupied certain sections of the road stretch from Puliyankulama to Mullaitivu to dry... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
3,302 Views
15,272 Views
605 Views
2,904 Views
286 Views
16,706 Views
Top