Presidential elections in Moldova are considered valid, the Turnout exceeded the required Threshold in 33, 3%, informs data on the Internet representation of the CEC of the Republic.
"The turnout came to the polls – 33, 3%, 955 823 man" – notified on the Internet representation of the CEC, the text of which passes RIA " news ".
authorized by the CEC said that " citizens are active enough to vote in the election of the President." On comparison with the parliamentary elections of 2014, where the Turnout for the first 3 hours was 5%, the rate of voting in this election 3 times higher. Direct presidential elections are held in Moldova on Sunday. Turnout in presidential elections is thirty-percent (33, 3%) of the total number came to the polls with the right to vote. A similar Threshold in the parliamentary elections. Remember, the first in 16 years, the Direct election of the President of Moldova was launched on Sunday. The position of the head of state of Moldova claimed nine candidates. The main struggle in the presidential election will be between supporters of rapprochement with Russia and supporters of European integration. So, for the restoration of cooperation and strengthening of ties with Russia are the Leader of socialists Igor Dodon and the candidate from "Our party" Dmitry Chubashenko. Other participants of the presidential race support European integration. According to specialists, the main contenders for the post of head of state are Dodon and the head of the party "Action and solidarity" Maia Sandu. The leader of the socialists, for example, wants to restore strategic partnership with Russia, the return of Moldovan products to the market of Russia and to normalize cooperation in the energy sector. The program she directed at the strengthening of relations with Romania, Ukraine and the establishment of strategic partnership with the United States. It also stands for "normal and peaceful" relations with Russia.