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SUKHUM, March 11 (Itar-Tass) —— Candidates at the Abkhazian parliamentary elections gained over 50% of votes, which are required for being elected in the republican supreme legislature, only in 13 out of 35 election constituencies last Saturday, a source in the republican Central Elections Commission (CEC) told Itar-Tass on Sunday.
He noted that a second round of the parliamentary elections will be held in two weeks, on March 25, according to the legislation.
Leader of the Abkhazian opposition Raul Khadzhimba, who heads the party Forum of People’s Unity of Abkhazia, is among the winners in the first round of the parliamentary elections, he said.