Georgian opposition coalition protesting election result

  03 December 2018    Read: 1266
Georgian opposition coalition protesting election result

Georgia's opposition coalition 'Strength in Unity' is protesting the results of the presidential election, which resulted in the victory of pro-government candidate Salome Zurabishvili on Rustaveli Avenue.

"These have not been elections. This was a criminal special operation against the Georgian people," Grigol Vashadze told several thousands of supporters at the demonstration. 

He added that the opposition is preparing a suit with its lawyers to demand the cancellation of the presidential elections results in the court, reported.

The Georgian Dream ruling party endorsed presidential candidate Salome Zurabishvili received 59.52% of votes (1,147,627 votes), while candidate from the United National Movement Grigol Vashadze  - 40.48% of votes (780,633).

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