On September 18th, nearly 10 people tried to block the entrance to the territory of the Russian Embassy in Kyiv, where elections of the Russian State Duma were being held. The protesters were not allowing Russian citizens who wanted to vote into the Embassy.
As a result, two people were arrested including MP from the All-Ukrainian Union "Svoboda".
On September 18th, Russia held parliamentary elections in the State Duma . Elections were also held in occupied Crimea.