Russians cast early votes in referendum to extend Putin rule till 2036

Russians go to the polls Thursday to cast early votes in a nationwide ballot on constitutional reforms that could see President Vladimir Putin remain in power until 2036.

Subscribe to France 24 now:
http://f24.my/youtubeEN

FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7
http://f24.my/YTliveEN

Visit our website:
http://www.france24.com

Subscribe to our YouTube channel:
http://f24.my/youtubeEN

Like us on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English

Follow us on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/France24_en

In This Story: Putin

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin is a Russian politician and a former officer of the KGB who has served as President of Russia since 2012, previously holding the position from 1999 until 2008. He was also the Prime Minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000 and again from 2008 to 2012.

5 Recent Items: Putin

  • Armenia calls clashes with Azerbaijan over disputed Nagorno region “a declaration of war” | DW News
  • Kavkaz 2020: Putin oversees military drills in southern Russia
  • UNGA: Russia’s Putin Offers UN Staff Free Covid-19 Vaccine, Proposes Cooperation
  • ‘Reliable, safe and effective’ | RT reporter takes part in Russian COVID vaccine trial
  • Putin gives Russia’s address at UN’s 75th General Assembly
  • Leave a Comment