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The deputies of “United Russia” proposed to hold a referendum on the question of uniting the Arkhangelsk region and Nenets Autonomous Okrug (NAO). On Saturday, may 23, reported on the website of the party.
“The only democratic and legal way of resolving the long-standing issue is the referendum”, — said the representatives of the faction of United Russia party in the NAO.
In their opinion, this will once for all put an end to this matter.
Earlier in may, the head of the working group in Arkhangelsk region to prepare enterprises Vitaly Fortygin said that the inhabitants of both regions will have the opportunity to participate in the creation of a new entity. So, in a few weeks they will be able to write their ideas on the site condemnation.the Russian Federation, or to send the initiative via e-mail to the Public chamber of the region.
May 13, head of the Arkhangelsk region and Nenets Autonomous district was signed in Naryan-Mar, a Memorandum of intention to merge regions. The CEC of Russia said that in accordance with the legislation necessary to hold a referendum. Later it became known that the vote could take place in September this year.
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