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TSKHINVALI, November 27 (Itar-Tass) — Emergency Situations Minister Anatoly Bibilov is winning the presidential election in South Ossetia, according to exit polls held by the Institute of Social Marketing and the Moscow Higher School of Economics.
Judging by the exit polls, he gained 53.2% of votes, while his rival, ex-Education Minister, Alla Dzhioyeva gained 46.8%.
In all, 8,643 voters took part in the exit polls coordinated with the South Ossetian Central Elections Commission.
The election ended at 8:00 p.m. Moscow time and the preliminary results would be posted after 11:30 p.m. Moscow time.