PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS 2016
April 13, 2015
Spanish scientist: \"Presidential elections in Uzbekistan were held in a democratic and competitive atmosphere\"
The Secretary General of the Association of Orientalists of Spain, Professor of Autonomous University of Madrid, Jesus Gil Fuensanta, who took part in monitoring the presidential elections in the Republic of Uzbekistan, shared his impressions on their outcome in an interview to information agency \"Jahon\".
- Election of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on March 29, 2015 held at the highest organizational level. Personally, as an international observer, I was greatly impressed by the political activity of citizens who came to vote in the morning.
- I had the opportunity to observe the electoral process. In this regard, I wish to emphasize that the electoral campaign took place in a democratic environment, all candidates have an equal opportunity to familiarize voters with their programs and ideas. In short, elections were held in a competitive environment, with active candidates using all the opportunities provided by the legislation and the CEC Uzbekistan - said Jesus Gil Fuensanta.
According to the Spanish scientist, election results show that the people of Uzbekistan fully support the political course conducted by the Head of State.
- President Islam Karimov has broad support among the population. Citizens see him as a strong leader, a guarantor of stability, peace and prosperity of the country.
IA \"Jahon\", Madrid