2017 in Russia

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2017
in
Russia

Decades:
See also: Other events of 2017
List of years in Russia

The following lists some of the events from the year 2017 in Russia.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

  • 6 January - Russia begins to withdraw forces from Syria starting with an aircraft carrier group.[1] Meanwhile a declassified report in the US claims that President Putin ordered a campaign to influence last year's election against Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton.[2]
  • 9 January - The death toll of people who died from alcohol poisoning in Irkutsk rises to 76.[3]

February[edit]

March[edit]

  • 26 March - Protests against alleged corruption in the federal Russian government took place simultaneously in many cities across the country. They were triggered by the lack of proper response from the Russian authorities to the published investigative film He Is Not Dimon to You, which has garnered more than 20 million views on YouTube.

April[edit]

May[edit]

  • 29 May – 15 people die and around 200 are injured following a severe thunderstorm in Moscow and its suburbs.[5]

June[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Predicted and scheduled events[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]