May 11, 2012. Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, background, during a meeting with leaders of the United Russia party at the Bocharov Ruchei residence. From left, foreground: Deputy Chairman of the United Russia party in the State Duma Sergei Neverov, Chairman of the Samara Region Duma Victor Sazonov, United Russia Supreme Council Chairman Boris Gryzlov and Vladimir Chibirkin, Chairman of the State Assembly of the Republic of Mordovia. Left, background: Vyacheslav Volodin, member of the United Russia Supreme Council Office, First Deputy Director of the President's Executive Office. Right, background: leader of the United Russia party, State Duma Deputy Chairman Andrei Vorobyov.