Russia's December 2011 Legislative Election: Outcome and Implications

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This report discusses the December 2011 elections in Russia, including background information, the campaign, results and assessments of the election, implications for Russia and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, and implications for U.S. interests. Congress may consider the implications of another Putin presidency, lagging democratization, and human rights abuses in Russia as it debates possible future foreign assistance and trade legislation and other aspects of U.S.-Russia relations.

Creator(s): Nichol, Jim
Location(s): Russia
Creation Date: December 13, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Nichol, Jim

Specialist in Russian and Eurasian Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: December 13, 2011
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Russia
Description:

This report discusses the December 2011 elections in Russia, including background information, the campaign, results and assessments of the election, implications for Russia and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, and implications for U.S. interests. Congress may consider the implications of another Putin presidency, lagging democratization, and human rights abuses in Russia as it debates possible future foreign assistance and trade legislation and other aspects of U.S.-Russia relations.

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13 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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