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General Varennikov said goodbye to "Fair Russia"

October 12 2007

Gen. Valentin Varennikov refused to participate in elections to the State Duma.

At its meeting today CEC expelled him from the federal list of party "Fair Russia" on the basis of personal application of the Varennikov. In this document, the general announced that he refused to participate further in the election without going to explain reasons for his decision, according to Ekho Moskvy .

Recall that the 84-year-old General Vladimir Varennikov, had been elected to the Duma from the Communist Party and the Motherland ", headed the regional list of" Socialist-Revolutionaries in the Saratov region. Apart from him in the Saratov list includes Keira Lukyanov (which some observers believe the main financial intermediary party) and the legendary hockey coach Vyacheslav Tikhonov.

Obviously, Valentin Varennikov, Vyacheslav Tikhonov, and used as "engines" which, if successful party in the elections will lose their parliamentary mandates of other, less public figures. And Ms. Lukyanov for most Saratov is largely a secular woman, with a shade of Rublev's glamor. Apparently, it is the "engine" and not satisfied with the military general who is not accustomed uchastvovat in dubious enterprises.

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