The Communist party will not nominate a candidate for elections of the head of Primorye, said Ishchenko

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Incomerate in fotobanka Ishchenko. Archival photoThe Communist party will not nominate a candidate for elections of the head of Primorye, said Ishchenko© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Uncovereth the image Bank

The regional branch of the Communist party at the party conference on Saturday decided not to nominate a candidate for election of the Governor of Primorye, told RIA Novosti Andrei Ishchenko, who participated in the previous elections of the head region.

«The Communist party decided not to participate in elections of the head of Primorye, not to nominate a candidate. This is due to the fact that the party does not recognize the cancellation of the results of the September elections,» — said Ishchenko.

According to him, in past elections, representatives of the Communist party had committed fraud. Ivashchenko said that now there are courts for several suits filed by the Communists, but the court do not accept them.

Earlier, the election Committee of Primorye, on the recommendation of the CEC of RF acknowledged the election results of the head region is invalid. Former acting Governor of the Primorsky territory Andrei Tarasenko declared that considers correct the decision to cancel the election results. Ishchenko has expressed readiness to challenge the results in the three territories, Ussuriysk, Artyom and Nakhodka. All, they filed more than 30 lawsuits, said the candidate from the Communist party. Through Primorsky regional court Ishchenko tried to appeal the decision of the electoral Commission on the recognition of election results invalid. Primorsky regional court on 12 October rejected the claim of the Communist. He appealed the decision to the Supreme court.

Last week the electoral Commission began receiving documents for the nomination of candidates for participation in new elections of the head region, which will be held on December 16.

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