In the presidential election in Belarus, wins the current leader of the country Alexander Lukashenko. As the data of the exit poll, it is gaining 79.7% of.
Svetlana Tikhanovski receives 6.8 percent of the votes, Anna Konopacka of 2.3%, Andrey Dmitriev and 1.1%, Sergey Caraceni 0.9 per cent. All voted against the 9.2% of voters.
the Turnout was 79%.
Data is preliminary.
Recall, today, August 9, in Belarus presidential elections were held. The election campaign was accompanied by scandals — main competitors current leader of the country Alexander Lukashenko before submitting documents to the CEC was arrested, the headquarters of the competitors put forward a single candidate — Svetlana Tikhanovski, which within a few days of collecting rallies in his support. Resonant was also the story of zadavanie in a sanatorium near Minsk 33 Russians, who, as stated by the government of Belarus allegedly “planned mass disorders in the Republic during the election campaign.”
For Lukashenko it already the sixth elections. On 7 August, in an interview with Ukrainian journalist Dmitry Gordon, he admitted that he can not not be President, does not know anything else, because 38 years is on this post.