Putin Presidential elections in Russia

Stock footage of Vladimir Putin when he has participated in presidential elections in Russia four time

Boris Yeltsin did not directly elect Vladimir Putin as his successor in the Russian presidency. 

Boris Yeltsin did not directly elect Vladimir Putin as his successor in the Russian presidency. However, Putin’s rise to the presidency was due in large part to his association with Yeltsin, who had appointed him as the Director of the Federal Security Service (FSB) in 1998 and then as Prime Minister of Russia in 1999.

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Boris Yeltsin on 2004 Russian presidential election 14 March 2004 PU1 Stock Footage, Putin candidate
Russian presidential election 14 March 2004 Moscow Putin re-elected with 71.9% Vote posters Footage

Stock footage from 2008 shows Medvedev winning the 2008 election and serving as President of Russia from 2008 to 2012.

Stock footage from 2008 shows Medvedev winning the 2008 election and serving as President of Russia from 2008 to 2012.

As a result of term limits in the Russian constitution, Vladimir Putin, who had served as President of Russia since 2000, was unable to run for a third consecutive term during the 2008 presidential election. The Russian Federation’s election was unusual. Instead, Putin endorsed Dmitry Medvedev. Dmitry Medvedev election stock videos. In 2008, Medvedev won the election and served as President of Russia from 2008 to 2012. Putin still held significant power behind the scenes during Medvedev’s presidency, according to many people. In 2012, Putin returned to the presidency after serving as president for two terms. Medvedev became Prime Minister after completing his term as president.

After the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Russia has held presidential and parliamentary elections at regular intervals. The first presidential election in Russia was held in 1991 After the fall of the Soviet Union. Boris Yeltsin was elected as the first president of the Russian Federation. Since then, presidential elections in Russia took place in 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2018, and 2024.

Footage of Parliamentary elections of the Russian Federation

Parliamentary elections or elections to the State Duma, the lower house of the Federal Assembly of Russia, took place in 1993, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011, 2016, and 2021.