Kirsan Ilyumzhinov taking the lead with 35 supporting federations

A new wave of national support is expected in the next days

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Immediatelly after the announcement of the Presidential ticket of Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, support from federations has been made official by OneFIDE.com.

The national federations of the following 35 countries have already expressed their support to Kirsan Ilyumzhinov for his re-election as FIDE President 2010-2014:

* Argentina

* Bermuda

* Bolivia

* Brazil

* Brunei

* Cameroon

* Colombia

* Dominican Republic

* Ecuador

* Gabon

* Ghana

* Greece

* Guatemala

* Honduras

* Kyrgyzstan

* Libya

* Madagascar

* Mauritania

* Mali

* Malta

* Mexico

* Panama

* Paraguay

* Qatar

* Russia

* Uruguay

* Venezuela

* Singapore

* Sudan

* Tajikistan

* Tunisia

* Turkey

* US Virgin Islands

* Yemen

* Zambia

According to OneFIDE.com a wave of more federations supporting Kirsan is expected in the next few weeks.