April 2, 2017 / 4:49 PM / 8 months ago

Armenia's ruling Republican party leads in parliament vote - exit poll

YEREVAN (Reuters) - The ruling Republican Party is leading in a parliamentary election in ex-Soviet Armenia, an exit poll showed.

A woman uses her mobile phone to read voters list during a parliamentary election at a poling station in Yerevan, Armenia, April 2, 2017. Vahan Stepanyan/PAN Photo/Handout via REUTERS

The exit poll by Baltic Surveys/The Gallup Organization, reported by Armenian television, put the Republican Party on 46 percent of votes cast. The opposition Tsarukyan’s Alliance trailed on 25 percent.

Reporting by Hasmik Mkrtchyan; writing by Margarita Antidze; editing by Ralph Boulton

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