ROSSEL’S BLOC LIKELY WINNER IN REGIONAL LEGISLATIVE ELECTION.
Publication: Monitor Volume: 2 Issue: 73
Elections to the regional legislative assembly of Sverdlovsk oblast were held yesterday. Preliminary results show that the "Urals Renovation" Association led by Eduard Rossel came in first in voting for the lower house of the assembly, with 36.5 percent of the votes. Second with 15 percent was a bloc of Communist-oriented parties. Voting results for the upper house of the regional legislature, as well as for local assemblies and heads of municipal administrations in the oblast, were not yet known. (Itar-Tass, April 15)
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