Moscow, March 15 (RFE/RL) - Two Russian regions, the far
east and southwest, are scheduled Sunday to elect local
administration heads and legislative bodies.
Our correspondent quotes central election comittee representatives
as saying that the elections will take place in the Amour region and
the Belgorod region.
In the Amour region, citizens need to elect about 2,000 deputies to
district and village legislative bodies. The Belgorod region needs to
elect heads of district administrations.
Our correspondent reports that Communists are dominating candidate
lists in the Belgorod region.