Bulletin No. 16 (80) 2021


Bulletin No. 16 (80) 2021 

Table of contents 

A Three-Day Election
   Kremlin Supermajority: United Russia And Fellow-Travellers
   Bitter-Sweet Victory For United Russia
   Regional Elections
   Communist Radicalisation — And Its Limits

The Cabinet Veers Leftward
   Mishustin Convenes Meeting Of ‘Oligarchs’

Knives Out Over Online Voting
   Moscow City Embroiled In A Turf War
   What Went Wrong In Moscow
IT Giants And (Geo)Politics
   The Domestic Context
   The Geopolitical Context

In Brief
(i) Growing Influence Of Social Networks
(ii) New Budget Draft – More Sources To Tighten The Screws


Appendix 1: State Duma Elections – Federal District 
Appendix 2: Governors’ Election Results 
Appendix 3: Regional Legislature Elections


The next bulletin will be issued on 12 October 2021. 



Writing and analysis: Tatiana Stanovaya

Editing: Howard Amos, Felix Light


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