Patriarch of Georgia voted in presidential elections

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The Catholicos-Patriarch of all Georgia Ilia II voted in the presidential election on Sunday and expressed hope that «all will be well.»

«The Lord bless Georgia. We hope that all will be well. Georgia will be happy,» the Patriarch said to journalists at a polling station.

Sunday in Georgia elections of the President, who is elected for a term of six years. This last election by direct vote, 2023, the head of state will choose not the people, and 300 delegates. Just for this position 25 candidates, including two main competitors: former foreign Minister, an independent candidate and the favorite of the ruling party «Georgian dream» Salome Zurabishvili and the candidate from the United opposition «Strength is in unity», the former ally of ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili, Vashadze.