The opposition leader Alexei Navalny has no chance to be registered in the presidential elections of 2018. This opinion was expressed by the head of the CEC of Russia Ella Pamfilova.
«I understand, and he understands that he has no chance to be registered for the elections because of his criminal record,» said Pamfilova on air of transfer «Sobchak» on the TV channel «Rain».
According to the Agency «Interfax», Alexei Navalny has not expired probation to which he was sentenced on charges of embezzlement of company funds «Yves Rocher East». 30 Dec 2014 Navalny was sentenced to three and a half years of imprisonment conditionally.