Election of the President of Slovakia: the second round will be held without the Pro-Russian candidates

Выборы президента Словакии: второй тур пройдет без пророссийских кандидатов

Выборы президента Словакии: второй тур пройдет без пророссийских кандидатов

The first round of elections of the President of Slovakia has not determined the winner. The second passed by the candidate from the ruling party and the “people’s lawyer”.

As it became known after counting 99% of ballots in the second round are the lawyer Zuzana Kapustova, which received 40.5% of the votes, and the candidate from the ruling party SMER Maros Sefcovic with a score of 18.7 per cent, reports Reuters. The three leaders also got the Supreme court justice and former Minister of justice Stefan Harabin with a score of 14.4%. He particularly promised to lift sanctions against Russia. The fourth — right-wing politician Marian Kotleba — 9%.

The leader of the presidential race Zuzana Kapustova liberal lawyer, member of the party “Progressive Slovakia”, which is not represented in Parliament. Kapatovo in Slovakia called “the people’s lawyer.”

Recall, on the eve of the first round of the elections approximate to power SMER businessman Marianne Cocinera officially charged with the murder of a journalist.

Meanwhile, in the parliamentary elections in Estonia defeated opposition right-liberal “reform Party”. She got 34 seats out of 101 in Parliament.

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