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Aleksandar Vučić leading in 2017 Serbia presidential elections

Serbia is summing up the preliminary results of the presidential election. The current Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić is the leader of the first round.

He scored more than 57% of the vote, while his closest rival collected only about 15%.

The voting took place on April 2, with 11 candidates running. In his speech, Vučić said he was willing to continue the ongoing reforms in the country and maintain a policy of rapprochement with the European Union.

SEE: What does Vučić victory mean for Belarus-Serbia relations?

Aleksandar Vučić leading in 2017 Serbia presidential elections