Who were the last 5 Russian presidents?
- Boris Yeltsin (July 10, 1991 — December 31, 1999)
- Vladimir Putin (May 7, 2000 — May 7, 2008)
- Dmitry Medvedev (May 7, 2008 — May 7, 2012)
- Vladimir Putin (May 7, 2012 – Present)
Is Russia a democracy?
The 1993 constitution declares Russia a democratic, federative, law-based state with a republican form of government. State power is divided among the legislative, executive, and judicial branches. Diversity of ideologies and religions is sanctioned, and a state or compulsory ideology may not be adopted.
Who’s next in line to Putin?
|First Deputy||Viktor Zubkov Igor Shuvalov Anton Siluanov|
|Preceded by||Vladimir Putin|
|Succeeded by||Mikhail Mishustin|