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Russia's Government and Structure

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Office of the President

  • President of Russia (Президент России) - The President is elected by the citizens of the Russian Federation, for a term of six years.[1]. The current President is Влади́мир Влади́мирович Пу́тин (Vladimir Putin).
  • Presidential Executive Office (Администрации Президента) - A state body who provides support for the President’s work and monitors implementation of Presidential decisions.[1]
  • Council of State (Государственный совет) - An advisory body; assists the office of head of state with coordination between the different bodies of state power. [1]
  • Security Council (Совет Безопасности) - Handles state and public security, as well as military and international security.[1]
  • Constitution of the Russian Federation (Конституция Российской Федерации) - The governing document [2]

Political Parties

"Russia has a multi-party system. Currently (2016) there are four parties that make up the federal parliament (the State Duma) with one dominant party (United Russia)." [3] "In Russian politics, a "party of power" is a specially established party which unconditionally supports the current president or prime minister in the parliament." [3] The current party of power is United Russia, supporting President Putin.

Federal Districts

Russia's Federal Districts

Central Federal District

(Russian: Центра́льный федера́льный о́круг, tr. Tsentralny federalny okrug) http://cfo.gov.ru/

Southern Federal District


Northwestern Federal District


Far Eastern Federal District


Siberian Federal District


Ural Federal District


Volga Federal District


North Caucasian Federal District


Crimean Federal District

Image:Russian Federal Districts.png
1) Republic of Crimea 2) Simferopol
  1. Official website of the Plenipotentiary of the RF President in the Crimean Federal District
  2. Established: March 21, 2014
  3. Administrative center: Simferopol
  4. Economic region: North Caucasus [4]

Military Districts


Economic Regions



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 President of Russia, Main Website, Structure of Government.
  2. The Constitution of the Russian Federation
  3. 3.0 3.1 Political Parties of Russia, Wikipedia
  4. Crimean Federal District on Wikipedia

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