Monday, November 07, 2005
Eni Azerbaijan leading in parliament elections - Elections Commission
BAKU. Nov 7 (Interfax) - Eni Azerbaijan is showing a clear lead in Azeri parliamentary elections, with 92.08% of ballots cast having been counted, the Central Elections Commission information center said on Monday. Candidates of the ruling party lead in 63 districts, while opposition candidates from the Musavat Party are ahead in four districts, the information center said. The Ana Veten Party, the Civic Solidarity and the People's Front, which are components of the Azadlyg opposition bloc, lead in two constituencies apiece. A further six parties are each ahead in one district each. Independent candidates lead in 41 districts, with the Central Elections Commission still waiting on information from a futher two districts. Results from 4,730 of a total 5,137 polling stations have been processed so far.