Moscow welcomes reform of UN’s anti-terrorism activities — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 3:53
NATO seeking to revive cold war-era climate — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 3:51
Situation in Syria gives grounds for cautious optimism — LavrovWorld September 22, 1:24
NATO secretary general comments on Russian military drillsWorld September 21, 21:34
NATO secretary general hails idea of deploying UN force in UkraineWorld September 21, 21:29
Russia ready to discuss alternative resolutions on UN mission to DonbassRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 21, 20:18
UN approves probe into Islamic State crimes in IraqWorld September 21, 20:10
Russia’s Alrosa mined all-time largest pink diamond in its historyBusiness & Economy September 21, 20:07
Russia submits Zvyagintsev’s film Loveless for OscarsSociety & Culture September 21, 19:16
PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY, October 15 (Itar-Tass) — The United Russia party (URP) has won municipal elections in the Kamchatka Territory (KT), a member of the KT electoral commission has told Itar-Tass.
No serious infractions were revealed on the common polling day on Sunday, said Anatoly Gafiatulin,deputy chairman of the KT electoral commission.
In voting on party tickets in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, in particular, the URP polled 51.31 percent of the vote and got ten seats in the City Duma legislature; the CPRF gained 14.7 percent of the vote to get three seats; the LDPR with 13.01 percent of the vote gained two seats; "A Just Russia" party polled 3.3 percent of the vote to get one seat in the city legislature.
Voter turnout in the city was low. The polling involved 23,362 voters, or 16.62 percent of 140,525 people with the right to vote.