In DND and LNR elections of heads of republics

© RIA Novosti / Igor Maslowprice in fotomontagen vote in the elections of the DPR head and deputies of people’s Council of DPR at a polling station in Donetsk. 11 Nov 2018In DND and LNR elections of heads of republics© RIA Novosti / Igor Maslowprice the image Bank

Polling stations opened in the breakaway Donetsk and Lugansk national republics to vote in the elections of heads and deputies of people’s councils.

The voting will last from 8.00 to 20.00 GMT.

As reported to journalists by the Chairman of the CEC DND Olga Pozdnyakova, stations on election of the Chairman and the members of the Parliament DND opened on time. «Their work started 100% of the polling stations,» — said Pozdnyakov.

As head LNR claim four candidates, among them the acting head of the Republic Leonid beekeeper. The candidate who receives the highest number of votes. Participate in the parliamentary elections two social movements – led by Beekeeper «World region» and «Luhansk economic Union». Will elect 50 deputies.

In the DNI as the head of the Republic claimed five candidates, including current interim head of the DNI Dennis Pushilin. Also elected the candidate who obtained the greatest number of votes. Participate in the parliamentary elections two social movements — led by Pushilin «Donetsk Republic», which has a majority in the National Council, and «Free Donbass». In a Parliament of 100 deputies. Seats will be divided proportionally to the number of votes.

The threshold turnout no.

Kiev said it will not recognize the elections. However, as stressed by the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, the elections in the DNI and LC do not run counter to the Minsk agreements.

 

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