Republican Party of Labour and Justice

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Republican Party of Labour and Justice
Leader Vasil Zadnyaprany
Founded 1993
Headquarters Minsk
Ideology Social democracy, Democratic socialism
Colors Red
Website
http://rpts.by
Politics of Belarus
Political parties
Elections

The Republican Party of Labour and Justice (Belarusian: Рэспубліканская партыя працы і справядлівасьці, Russian: Республиканская партия труда и справедливости) is a social democratic[1] political party in Belarus. It was created in 1993.[2] Current chairman is Vasil Zadnyaprany. The party supports the government of president Alexander Lukashenko.[3]

At the Belarusian parliamentary election in 1995, the party obtained 1 out of 198 seats. At the legislative election in 2000, it gained 2 out of 110 seats in the House of Representatives.[4] The following elections in 2004 and 2008 were not successful for the party. But in 2012 it won one seat.

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