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Serbia: PM Vucic casts his vote in parliamentary elections01:21

Serbia: PM Vucic casts his vote in parliamentary elections

Serbia, Belgrade
April 24, 2016 at 13:07 GMT +00:00 · Published

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic cast his vote in the country's parliamentary elections at a polling station in Belgrade, Sunday.

Polling stations opened across Serbia at 07:00 local time (05:00 GMT) and will close at 20:00 local time (18:00 GMT). A total of 6,739,441 people are registered to vote and there are 8,378 polling stations located across the country, 90 of which are situated in Kosovo.

Vucic called a snap election on January 17, citing problems with internal reform and slow progress regarding Serbia's accession to the European Union as the main reasons. As a result, the referendum has been viewed my many as a de facto referendum on whether Serbia should seek to join the EU.

Polls indicate that Vucic's Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) will win the majority of votes, securing him a renewed four-year term.

Serbia: PM Vucic casts his vote in parliamentary elections01:21
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Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic cast his vote in the country's parliamentary elections at a polling station in Belgrade, Sunday.

Polling stations opened across Serbia at 07:00 local time (05:00 GMT) and will close at 20:00 local time (18:00 GMT). A total of 6,739,441 people are registered to vote and there are 8,378 polling stations located across the country, 90 of which are situated in Kosovo.

Vucic called a snap election on January 17, citing problems with internal reform and slow progress regarding Serbia's accession to the European Union as the main reasons. As a result, the referendum has been viewed my many as a de facto referendum on whether Serbia should seek to join the EU.

Polls indicate that Vucic's Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) will win the majority of votes, securing him a renewed four-year term.

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