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# United Russia party

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# United Russia party
Pro-Kremlin party looks set to retain majority in Russian parliament
The poll is an important indicator of next year’s presidential poll, as Vladimir Putin seeks to cement his grip on power.
# Fire
Fire at psychiatric hospital near Moscow kills 38
Many patients died in their sleep from inhaling fumes after taking medication before going to bed, according to local reports.
# anti-gay bill
Russian foreign minister defends anti-gay legislation
Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said the country was under no obligation to “allow propaganda of homosexuality”.