Despite small gains for the far right & Navalny, Russia’s weekend elections don’t suggest any major political change is imminent

Despite small gains for the far right & Navalny, Russia’s weekend elections don’t suggest any major political change is imminent

The status quo has it. That’s the message from the local elections that took place last weekend in a third of Russia’s regions. The United Russia party will be pleased with the outcome of what was a test of its grip on power.

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