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Opposition leader calls election "small step"

12-05-2011 10:38 BJT

Oopposition parties are calling the election unfair because the authorities support United Russia with cash and television air time. However, leader of the liberal democratic party Grigory Yavlinsky cast his vote and said the poll is still important to the future of the country.

Grigory Yavlinsky said: "What’s happening today is just a small step, but the step must be taken anyway. Because the time when Russia will be a free and open and confident democratic country--this time will come. But it will take a very long time before we achieve this, all of us together."

Oopposition parties are calling the election unfair because the authorities support
United Russia with cash and television air time.

Oopposition parties are calling the election unfair because the authorities support
United Russia with cash and television air time.

Oopposition parties are calling the election unfair because the authorities support
United Russia with cash and television air time.

Oopposition parties are calling the election unfair because the authorities support
United Russia with cash and television air time.

Oopposition parties are calling the election unfair because the authorities support
United Russia with cash and television air time.

Oopposition parties are calling the election unfair because the authorities support
United Russia with cash and television air time.

 

Editor:Zhang Rui |Source: CNTV.CN

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