The billionaire founder of the Monarchist party, Anton Bakov has declared its intention to nominate his candidacy for the presidential elections in Russia in 2018. “Yes, I will be nominated, most likely, from the Monarchical party,” he told RIA Novosti on Friday, September 29.
According to tanks, had “exactly two points”, with which he was going to go to the polls. The first is that “the Romanov dynasty must be restored at least as the head of the mini-state like the Vatican.” However, he explained that he and his associates do not claim “to now immediately to revive the Romanov dynasty at the head of the Russian Federation”.
“Secondly, we want to create the monarchist international. rather, the Holy Alliance, as it was called in the nineteenth century”, — said the billionaire.
Tanks previously stated that Monarchist party intends to support in the presidential elections in 2018, Deputy of the state Duma Natalia Polonskaya, if she will nominate a candidate. Itself Poklonski not going to run and cannot by law — under the Constitution, the candidate should permanently reside in Russia for at least 10 years, and the Russian citizenship it has received from the annexation of Crimea in 2014.
Tanks known to have declared their intention to revive the Romanov Empire on the island Republic of Kiribati in the Pacific ocean. This project is estimated at $ 350 million.