VIDEO: If Russians could vote in the US elections

Griboyedov Canal St Petersburg (Photo credit: Fann Sim)

If Russians could vote in the American presidential election, would they vote for Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump? We go out onto the streets of St Petersburg to find out

By Isabel Lerch and Tatiana Kondratenko

Only a few days left until the world’s long awaited American election: on 8 November the people of the United States will vote for their new president. The choice of the elected candidate might determine the future of Russian-American relations.

While Clinton and Trump are competing in a tight race during the final days of campaigning, we want to know: If Russians could vote in the US elections, who would they vote for? Isabel Lerch and Tatiana Kondratenko go out in St Petersburg to find out.

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