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Acting mayor of Moscow Sergei Sobyanin in his blog announced the victory in the mayoral election, held on 9 September.
He thanked everyone who worked with him and voted for him. “The next five years will be very important for Moscow! Today’s victory has given us a unique chance to make a huge step forward,” wrote the mayor.
According to the politician, during his new term as mayor he’s going to dramatically improve public transportation, to accelerate the provision of public services “to promote a program of renovation”, to improve the quality of education, “to raise to a new level” health care, care of the elderly and handicapped and to pay special attention to the improvement of residential areas.
After processing 0.47% protocols Sobyanin scored almost 70 percent of the votes, reports “Interfax” with reference to data of the CEC.
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