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In Spain more than 700 people voted on the amendments

More than 700 Russians took part in the voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation in Spain as of 17.00 (18.00 GMT).

The polls opened in Spain in two cities - the Embassy in Madrid and Consulate General in Barcelona.

"Under the law, we were given the opportunity to vote for the Russians on Sunday, as of July 1, Spain the working day. Many people have used this opportunity came to fulfill my civic duty. Today, the plot is also quite a lot of voters. Everyone's mood is cheerful and happy. In Barcelona the vote also goes intensively," - told RIA Novosti the Russian Ambassador in Spain Yuri Korchagin.

Because the environment in Spain is a working day, an additional vote was organized on Sunday, June 28. On the first day, as reported by RIA Novosti, the Consul General in Barcelona, Alexander Pankov, and was attended by 157 people, Wednesday - 242. At a polling station in Madrid on 28 June came the 82 people on Wednesday - 261.

Thus, at 17.00 in the voting on both sites attended 742 people.

Voting takes place at reinforced measures for the health and safety of coronavirus. At the entrance of the electorate in addition to the items check the temperature, if necessary, issue the mask. On the plot you can also use antiseptic hand gel. The members of the election Commission are asked to keep social distance. Each voter is given their own pen, with which he can sign the log and to vote - to avoid the risk of transmission of the virus.