The Kremlin has described as groundless reports about plans to punish the CPRF and the LDPR
Information about the plans of the Kremlin to punish the CPRF and the LDPR for their high results in the regional elections is groundless, said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
“They (media publications.— “B”) is not baseless, absolutely,” he said.
Answering the question “Kommersant FM” on, make the winning candidates from the CPRF and the LDPR, Mr. Sands stated that the elected governors will have to “deal with serious challenges” to those who voted for them. “People voted for these candidates… They have to justify the hopes that people laid on them. And in turn, of course, people have to feel responsible for the votes which they had given for these candidates. That is, it is a mutual process. But, of course, have very serious work”, — said Dmitry Peskov.
It’ll be — as it usually happens in close coordination with the Federal government. But here, of course, from the regional angle the work to be huge.Dmitry Pescovitz Secretary of the President of the Russian Federation
He added that “it is impossible by the nature of governors to come to a particular head of the region.” “All the leaders of the region, they have a range of powers, responsibilities, any questions from the sphere of people’s lives, the economy of the region for which they are responsible. In this case, one region differs from another”, — said the representative of the Kremlin.
Previously, the newspaper “Vedomosti” informed about the intention of the Kremlin to punish the CPRF and the LDPR for high results for Governor elections in the Khabarovsk and Primorye territories, and in the Vladimir region. According to sources, as a possible response, the Kremlin can refuse the CPRF and the LDPR assistance in the passage of the municipal filter at the next election, and also to align regions for elections. Gennady Zyuganov said that his quarrel with the Communist party can only “provocateurs.”