Who is Vladimir Zhirinovsky?
Vladimir Zhirinovsky is a Russian politician who has been active in Russian politics since the late 1980s. He is known for his nationalist and populist views, as well as his controversial statements and behavior.
Zhirinovsky was born on April 25, 1946, in Kazakhstan, which was then part of the Soviet Union. He trained as a lawyer and worked as a professor of law before entering politics. He founded the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia (LDPR) in 1989, which he has led ever since.
Zhirinovsky has run for president of Russia multiple times, with his most recent candidacy in 2018. He has never won the presidency, but his party has consistently held seats in the Russian parliament, the State Duma.
Zhirinovsky has been known for his controversial statements and behavior, which have often caused public outrage. He has been criticized for his nationalist and xenophobic views, as well as for his aggressive rhetoric. He has also been involved in physical altercations with other politicians and members of the media.
Despite his controversial reputation, Zhirinovsky remains a prominent figure in Russian politics and continues to be an influential voice in the country’s political discourse.
The son of Vladimir Zhirinovsky, Oleg Eidelstein, arrested for 15 days for attacking a law enforcement officer in the police department, where he was taken after a scandal in the Moscow restaurant “Tkemali”, is wanted for debts. The relevant data are published in the database of the Federal Bailiff Service.
According to the FSSP database, three enforcement proceedings were initiated against Oleg Vladimirovich Gazdarov (Eidelstein’s real surname) for a total amount of about 135 thousand rubles.
On Thursday, the media reported that vladimir Zhirinovsky’s son Oleg Eidelstein made a scandal in the Tkemali restaurant in Moscow. Employees of the institution called the police, who took Eidelstein to the department. However, there he continued to behave aggressively: he insulted the police, and then completely hit the police inspector in the chest, who later sought medical help.
The Tver court of Moscow sent the son of the late leader of the LDPR under administrative arrest for 15 days “for petty hooliganism, coupled with disobedience to the legitimate demand of a representative of the authorities.”
Oleg Eidelstein is the 36-year-old illegitimate son of Vladimir Zhirinovsky. His mother is Zhanna Gazdarova. Zhirinovsky officially introduced Eidelstein to the public as his son in 2017, when he participated in the elections of deputies to the parliament of North Ossetia.