CEC recognized the elections of the head of Primorye held
VLADIVOSTOK, 18 Jul — RIA Novosti. The CEC acknowledged the re-elections of the head of Primorye took place, said a CEC member Yevgeny Shevchenko, which is located in Vladivostok.
“The elections were held, the elections went smoothly, in strict accordance with the law”, — said the CEC member.
Russian President Vladimir Putin in early October 2017 signed a decree on the dismissal of the former head of the Primorsky territory Vladimir Miklushevsky. 4 October 2017 the acting Governor was appointed Andrei Tarasenko. He participated in the September elections of the head region, the results of which the CEC invalidated. The acting Governor of the region was appointed Oleg Kozhemyako, head to this Sakhalin oblast. He won the election of the head of Primorye on Sunday, scoring 61,88% of the vote.