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Russia: United Russia retains constitutional majority, five parties enter parliament

    EmergingMarketWatch
    21 September 2021
    • Ruling party wins 198 single-seat constituencies, better than expected
    • Turnout stands at 51.68%, higher than 47.88% on 2016 election
    • CPRF to get 18.9%, number of wins in single-seat constituencies drops due to controversial online voting