Turkmenistani Supreme Soviet election, 1990

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Supreme Soviet elections were held in the Turkmen SSR on 7 January 1990.[1] Although multi-party politics had been introduced, the Communist Party of Turkmenistan was the only registered party. It won around 90% of the 175 seats.[2] Voter turnout was 93.6%.

It was the second partially free election after Poland in the Autumn of Nations.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p477 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  2. ^ Nohlen et al., p479