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North Ossetian President Re-elected with Kremlin’s Help

28 January 2002 VLADIKAVKAZ, 28 January (Gazeta.Ru)–After a characteristically scandal-ridden campaign involving court cases and criminal allegations, North Ossetia’s incumbent president, Alexander Dzasokhov, was re-elected in a clear victory on 27 January. The North Ossetian republican electoral committee reported this morning that with 88 percent of all ballots counted, Dzasokhov had secured 56.22 percent of […]