In Russia, voting for the country's parliament has begun. International OSCE monitors will not be observing the elections for the..
Political party in Russia
United Russia is the ruling political party of Russia and has been since the early years of Vladimir Putin's presidency. United Russia is the largest party in Russia, and as of 2021 it holds 336 of the 450 seats in the State Duma, having constituted the majority in the chamber since 2007. The party formed in December 2001 through a merger of the Unity and the Fatherland – All Russia parties.
The ruling United Russia party is expected to comfortably hold its majority in the State Duma after a lacklustre campaign season..