Irina Khakamada hopes to sever her links with the Union of Right Forces (SPS). She has filed a corresponding claim today. Earlier, the organizing committee of newly created Svobodnaya Rossiya Party (Free Russia) held its meeting. According to the press release published after the meeting, the Svobodnaya Rossiya Party agreed to cooperate with the Union of Right Forces.
Putin's Annual Address to the Federal Assembly is scheduled for September 30. Kremlin sources say it will become even more historic and globally important than his 2014 speech