Strength of Serbia Movement


The Strength of Serbia Movement – BK (Serbian: Покрет Снага Србије – БК, romanized: Pokret Snaga Srbije; abbr. ПСС–БК or PSS-BK) is a minor political party in Serbia.

Strength of Serbia Movement – BK
Покрет снага Србије – БК
Pokret snaga Srbije – BK
LeaderBogoljub Karić
Founded20 May 2004 (20 May 2004)
HeadquartersBelgrade
Ideology
Political positionCentre-right
National affiliationFor Our Children
Colours  Blue
National Assembly
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Website
www.snagasrbije.com

History


Party was founded in 2004. Its founder and current leader of PSS-BK is Bogoljub Karić, Serbian businessman and tycoon under criminal charges in flight. Since the 2012 parliamentary election its member of the big tent and populist coalition around the ruling Serbian Progressive Party (SNS).[1][2]

Elections


Parliamentary elections

National Assembly of Serbia
Year Popular vote  % of popular vote # of seats Seat change Coalitions Status
2007 70,727 1.75%
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no seats
2008 22,250 0.54%
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no seats
2012 940,659 24.05%
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2 Around SNS gov't support
2014 1,736,920 48.35%
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Around SNS gov't support
2016 1,823,147 48.25%
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Around SNS gov't support
2020 1,953,998 60.65%
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1 Around SNS gov't support

Presidential elections

President of Serbia
Year # Candidate 1st round votes  % 2nd round votes  % Notes
2004 3rd Bogoljub Karić 568,691 18.24%
2008 7th Milanka Karić 40,332 0.98%
2012 1st Tomislav Nikolić 979,216 25.05% 1,552,063 49.54% SNS-led coalition
2017 1st Aleksandar Vučić 55.05% SNS-led coalition

Provincial elections

The Movement received 42,813 votes (6.69%) and won 4 seats in the first round of the 2004 Vojvodina parliamentary elections and additional 3 seats in the second round, by majority system.

References


  1. "SNS prva predala listu RIK-u: Ne interesuje nas matematika već ljudi". Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 5 February 2014.
  2. Eizbori, 7 May 2012, archived from the original on 10 May 2012