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Alyaksandr Lukashenka elected President 24 years ago (photo)


The second round of the first Belarusian presidential election was held on July 10, 1994. Alyaksandr Lukashenka won. 

Lukashenka scored 44% of votes in the first round. Vyachaslau Kebich scored 17.33%, Zyanon Paznyak – 12.82%, Stanislau Shushkevich – 10%, Alyaksandr Dubko – 6%, Vasil Novikau – 5%. Lukashneka left Vyachaslau Kebich behind with 80.1% of votes in the second round (56% taking the turnout into account. 

Inauguration of the first President of Belarus. Photo:
Lukashenka and Lidziya Yarmoshyna. Photo: