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31 October 2018, 15:14

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LPR service members will have opportunity to vote - People's Militia

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LUGANSK, October 31 (Lugansk Media Centre) - Every LPR service member despite his whereabouts will be able to cast his vote on the elections day, November 11, said LPR People's Militia spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Andrey Marochko.

"LPR service members will have the opportunity to exercise their constitutional right to vote in accordance with basic democratic principles and current law.

"Every one will be able to cast baqllot, whether he is on duty or at permanent location."

Earlier, the LPR Central Election Commission approved the legislation to regulate the Head and parliamentary elections and the accreditation of international observers.

On September 7, LPR lawmakers passed the resolution setting November 11, 2018 as the date for parliamentary and Head elections. On September 6,  acting LPR Head Leonid Pasechnik signed the parliament-approved bills amending the LPR Provisional Basic Law (Constitution) and certain election law which extended the term of office for the Head of the Republic and parliamentarians from four to five years starting from the next election.

After verification of the documents and support lists, the CEC registered four candidates for the country’s top post, as well as the parliament candidate lists of the social movements Mir Luganschine and Lugansk Economic Union (LES).

LuganskMediaCentre — 31 October — Lugansk