In Belarus, the opposition received no seats in Parliament

В Белоруссии оппозиция не получила ни одного места в парламенте

According to the results of the elections to the lower house of the Belarusian Parliament, the opposition parties have not received any portfolio – this follows from the results, announced by the CEC. In total, the House of representatives of the National Assembly will meet the representatives of the four parties.

The Parliament passed the Belarusian Patriotic party, Republican party of labor and justice, the liberal Democrats (LDP) and members of the Association “White Rus”. None of them was seen in opposition activity; however, in the last convocation worked two representatives of the protest movement – Anna Konopacka (United civil party) and Elena Anisim (the Belarusian language society).

Voter turnout amounted to 77.2% more than in the elections in 2016. All elected 110 deputies, the right to vote was granted 6.8 million citizens.