|Author (Person)||Petrov, Nikolay|
|Publisher||European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR)|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog, News|
Russian President Putin has sought to improve the apparent transparency of the electoral process while simultaneously strengthening the chance of a United Russia win. But pulling the election date forward to September 2016 delivers a short term benefit at the expense of longer term risk.
Previews of the Parliamentary election held in Russia on the 18 September 2016.
|Countries / Regions||Russia|