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Putin challenger Nadezhdin submits presidential bid

Russia blocks anti-Putin campaigner Nadezhdin from election: candidate
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Kremlin critic Boris Nadezhdin has submitted the documents needed to register as a candidate for the upcoming presidential elections in March, an AFP reporter saw Wednesday.

Nadezhdin was seen handing in signatures from his supporters to Russia’s Central Election Commission, which will review his application and make a decision about whether he can run.


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Agence France-Presse (AFP) is a French international news agency headquartered in Paris, France. Founded in 1835 as Havas, it is the world's oldest news agency.

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