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The Acting President of the Russian Federation is a temporary post provided by the Constitution of Russia. The Acting President is a person who fulfills the duties of President of the Russian Federation when cases of incapacity and vacancy occur. This post is held by the Prime Minister of Russia.

The Acting President of the Russian Federation (Russian: Исполняющий обязанности Президента Российской Федерации) is a temporary post provided by the Constitution of Russia. The Acting President is a person who fulfills the duties of President of the Russian Federation when cases of incapacity and vacancy occur. This post is held by the Prime Minister of Russia.

Ukraine's acting president demands Russia stops 'provocations' in Crimea

Ukraine's acting president Oleksandr Turchynov has urged Russia to stop "provocations" in Crimea and to pull back military forces. "They are provoking us into a ...

Acting president of Georgia visits

1. Red Square 2. The Kremlin clock tower 3. Russian President Vladimir Putin and visiting Georgian interim President Nino Burdzhanadze shake hands 4.

RUSSIA: PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS: PUTIN CAMPAIGN

Russian/Nat Acting Russian president Vladimir Putin hit the campaign trail on Friday - with just over a week to go to the early Russian presidential elections.

Acting Ukraine President compares Vladimir Putin to "fascists of last century"

The acting President and Prime Minister of Ukraine have been reacting to President Vladimir Putin's speech to the Russian Parliament. Their statements came ...

Russian President Vladimir Putin to accept Ukraine election result

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday Russia was prepared to work with whoever was elected in Ukraine's presidential election on Sunday. It is the ...

RUSSIA: PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION: PUTIN CAMPAIGN

Russian/Nat The acting Russian President has an approval rating of around 50 percent, according to the latest opinion polls ahead of Sunday's presidential ...