Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Russian Academy of Sciences on Sunday to vote for the next mayor of Moscow. Leaving the voting centre he noted that “Moscow is developing fast enough and to a high standard.” On Sunday, Russian citizens are heading to the polls to elect the heads of 22 regions, including the Mayor of Moscow. Lawmakers in 16 legislatures and around 6,000 of municipal... Еще councils will also be elected. Five candidates are running for Moscow mayor, including the city’s current mayor, Sergei Sobyanin. The other candidates are real estate developer Mikhail Balakin, Liberal Democratic Party of Russia MP Mikhail Degtyarev, Communist Party candidate Vadim Kunin and Ilya Sviridov from Fair Russia.