Vladimir Zhirinovskogo: Cyril Kallinikov / RIA Novosti
The candidate in presidents of Russia from the Communist party Pavel Grudinina will have to give explanations about accounts abroad, the Chairman of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky, who also is involved in the election campaign. It is reported by REN TV.
“Our opponents discovered large accounts abroad. So I have, apparently, explanations to give. And several accounts around the world. That is another question,” — said the leader of the liberal Democrats in a speech to party members.
Grudinin, as reported January 12, in one day, submitted to the CEC documents, which announced the presence and absence of his accounts in foreign banks. From the information available on the website of the CEC should be that the candidate didn’t use any foreign financial instruments and had accounts at the national Bank of Liechtenstein securities. Both documents are dated January 8 and signed by Grudinina.
Grudinin has become the second after Zhirinovsky was officially registered as a candidate for the highest office. Both of them as representatives of the parliamentary parties are exempted from collecting signatures. President Vladimir Putin takes part in the election campaign as an independent candidate.
Pavel Grudinin holds a number of public positions: he is a member of the expert Council under the government of Russia, Deputy Chairman of the Committee on development of agro-industrial complex of the chamber of Commerce. Since March 1995, Director of the state farm named after Lenin.
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