Coronavirus delays Russian vote on Putin staying in power

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Russian president says new date will be set later as coronavirus emergency measures rolled out

Vladimir Putin has delayed a public vote on constitutional amendments that could allow him to stay in power until 2036 due to the coronavirus outbreak in Russia.

The plebiscite, seen as an important test of support for Putin’s aim to remain in power after his current term ends in 2024, had been scheduled for 22 April.

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