Lidia Yermoshina officially appointed CEC chairperson

    Lidia Yermoshina has been officially appointed the chairperson of the Central Election Commission (CEC) with the subsequent approval of the appointment by the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly. The head of state signed a corresponding decree on 20 December.

    Yelena Dmukhailo, Vadim Ipatov, Sergei Kalinovsky, Marina Rakhmanova, and Oleg Slizhevsky were appointed members of the Central Election Commission.