In the elections of the President of Uzbekistan voted nearly half of the voters

На выборах президента Узбекистана проголосовала почти половина избирателей

Over 9.3 million people, or 45.5% of the electorate voted Sunday in elections of the President of Uzbekistan, from the data of monitoring of the CEC.

As of 12.00 (10.00 GMT) voted 9.3 million voters, which is 45.5% of the total.

According to specified data, on elections of the President have the right to vote of 20.4 million voters. Voting began at 6.00 am (4.00 GMT) and will run until 20.00 (18.00 GMT). Elections were held after 11.00 (09.00 GMT) vote exceeded the 33% turnout threshold – 33,37% (of 1.51 million).

The second of September at the age of 78 from a stroke died first, the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, the acting head of the Republic was appointed Mirziyoev. He was in favour of accession of the country to the military-political blocs and the development of relations with CIS countries, primarily with Russia.

The elections involved three candidates: Hataman Meetings (people’s democratic party of Uzbekistan, PDPU), Sarwar of Atamuradov, (National democratic party “Milly Tiklanish”, the “National revival”), and narimon Umarov (the social democratic party “Adolat”, “Justice”). They are also encouraged to maintain and develop Alliance and strategic relations with Russia and reluctant to join the Republic of new organizations, in particular, in the Eurasian economic Union (EEU).

The elections followed more than 500 international observers from 44 countries, including from international organizations — the CIS, OSCE, SCO, the organization of Islamic cooperation and the world organization of electoral bodies.

На выборах президента Узбекистана проголосовала почти половина избирателей
Elections of the President of Uzbekistan

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