Versions of names: Татьяна Александровна Жданок
Tatjana Ždanoka is a member of European Parliament from Latvia who co-chairs the Latvian Russian Union. She has been attempting to discredit Latvia for its integration policies towards the Russian-speaking minority and promoting Russian interpretations of contemporary history. Thus, in 2019, State Security Service launched a criminal procedure over incitement to ethnic hatred for Ždanoka's comparison of Russian speakers in Latvia to Jews prior the WW II.
Individual observers at the 2018 Russian presidential election
Latvijas Krievu savienība / Latvian Russian Union
Member of the EU-Parliament from Latvia
Были отмечены «определенные недостатки», но «их очень мало».
The seventh presidential election in Russia was held on 18 March 2018. With the exception of the election in Russia-annexed Crimea, this election is considered legitimate. The election held in Crimea for the Russian presidency is internationally considered to be an illegitimate election, see more on this at the election page 2018 Russian presidential election in annexed Crimea. The election took place under restrictions on fundamental freedoms and limited space for political engagement.