Dagestan, Derbent, Mosque. Photo by the "Caucasian Knot"

05 December 2009, 08:00

Dibirov: trial on election case of Derbent Mayor was held with violations

As reported by Magomed Dibirov, Chairman of the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) of Dagestan, the consideration by the Derbent City Court of the case about the election of the Mayor, held on October 11, which ended in nullifying all the protocols, passed with violations of the Russian Code of Civil Procedure.

According to his story, "an essential violation was in that the court made its decision without inviting members of the Derbent territorial electoral commission, the decisions of which were the subject of the trial."

According to the CEC of Dagestan, at October 11 election, the incumbent city head Felix Kaziakhmedov, member of the "Edinaya Rossiya" Party, was elected Mayor of Derbent with over 67 percent of votes in his support. However, the candidates-losers demanded to cancel the election results, as more than one third of the polling stations were closed on the voting day. On December 3, the Derbent City Court of cancelled to election results.

Author: Timur Isaev; Source: CK correspondent

All news

August 22, 2019 22:33

  • Tumso doubts Kadyrov's merits in building mosques

    Over the 17 years of Kadyrov's rule, a little more than 200 mosques were built in Chechnya, and in total, more than 800 mosques over the years of independence, the blogger, Tumso Abdurakhmanov, has stated with reference to Ramzan Kadyrov.

August 22, 2019 22:20

August 22, 2019 22:10

  • Krasnodar: leaders of national communities react to shooting incident

    The shootout near the marketplace in Krasnodar was the result of a "criminal showdown" rather than an interethnic conflict, a source from the Chechen Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has voiced out the law enforcers' position. Members of national communities have promised the Krasnodar authorities to intensify work with the youth.

August 22, 2019 18:46

  • South Ossetia announces temporary closure of its border with Georgia

    In the period from the evening on August 25 to the morning on August 27, checkpoints on the border with Georgia will suspend operation in connection with the celebration of the anniversary of the recognition of the country's independence, the KGB of South Ossetia announces today. The South Ossetian Ministry of Culture announced the programme of the holiday.

August 22, 2019 18:39

News archive