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Lukashenko wins president election, with 83.49% of the vote

According to the preliminary results, Alexander Lukashenko has won the president election in Belarus, having gained 83.49% of the vote, chairperson of the Central Election Committee Lidia Yermoshina told reporters.

More than 6% of voters voted against all the candidates. This figure is lower in the regions.  For example, in Brest region it made up 4.38%. 4.42% voted for Tatiana Korotkevich. Sergei Gaidukevich got 3.32% and Nikolai Ulakhovich - 1.67%. But this happens to be the provisional data, Lidia Yermoshina stressed.  The final results will be announced after the regional election commissions and the election commission of Minsk city sign the final vote protocols for each candidate.

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