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Russia

Key facts

Political system - Multiparty republic with a 2 chamber legislature consisting of the Federation Council (upper house), and State Duma (lower house), and an Executive
Last election - December 2011 (Parliament); March 2012 (President)
Next election due - December 2015 (Parliament), March 2018 (President)
Head of State - Vladimir Putin, President
Head of Government - Dmitry Medvedev, Prime Minister

 

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Representation

New Zealand Embassy Moscow, Russian Federation [external link].

Embassy of the Russian Federation, Wellington

Travel advice

The Safetravel website provides a travel advisory for travellers to the Russian Federation [external link].

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