Federation of Boxing Russia (FBI) on its official website stated about the illegitimacy of the election of the President of the organization, in which the head of the Federation was declared Edward Khusainov.
“Federation of Boxing of Russia are familiar with the situation relating to the 17 November 2016 at the restaurant “Olympian” as a presidential candidate Khusainov, E. R. events with supporters. The Federation of Boxing of Russia it is known that the event discussed issues related to the participation of candidate Khusainov in the presidential race. Currently, the event supporters Khusainova E. R., issued in the conference of Federation of Boxing of Russia, and the issues discussed at this event are issued for the decisions of the conference,” reads the official statement from the FBI.
The Federation deplores in relation to the actions Khusainova and his supporters, who have given the last event for the meeting of the conference. In the organization insist that the elections have nothing to do with the FBI.
Report-election conference was held yesterday in the building of the Olympic Committee of Russia. According to the organizers, the elections had an official status as delegates failed to gain the necessary 50 percent quorum plus one vote.
The meeting was attended by 44 regional representative of the 85. During the voting, which was interrupted to find a bomb in the building of the ROC, former President of the FBI Khusainov was given to 39 votes.
In a statement the FBI said that the report-election conference will be held in accordance with the laws and Charter of the Federation on 1 February 2017.
As head of the FBI previously had four candidates: ex-President of FBI Edward Khusainov and Evgeny Murov, President of the Moscow regional Federation of Boxing Sergey Danilov and a representative of the organization Evgeny Kotlyar. The acting head of the FBI Boris Ivanjuzhenkov not run for a new term.
The Executive Committee of the FBI has repeatedly endured the election of a new President and finally appointed them on February 1, however, a number of delegates took the decision to gather in Moscow for the conference November 17 – this date was assigned before.
Khusainov himself admitted that the election results can be challenged, but he insisted on their legitimacy and called on the dissidents to rally around him.