Results are expected within the next 48 hours. More than 250,000 security personnel across the country were tasked with protecting the vote.
The result of the elections on Sunday is unpredictable, and many coalition options are already on the table. Talks between parties after the results are expected to take a while.
While Russian President Putin remains popular, United Russia party has seen its support drop as living standards decline following years of economic stagnation.
A few days after announcing snap parliamentary elections for June 20, Pashinyan had declared last month that he would resign in April in an effort to defuse a political crisis sparked by last year's war with Azerbaijan.
Based on opinion leaders from twelve African countries, the AfricaLeads 2021 survey marked a strong performance by Turkey on the continent, while France continues to lose ground.
The parliamentary election included run-off votes in 49 electoral districts and first round voting in 69 districts where violence stopped the vote from taking place in December.
The East African country of nearly 46 million people voted under an internet blackout in presidential polls after the communications regulator issued orders to suspend services.
The elections in 76 Thai provinces are the first since Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha overthrew an elected government in a military coup.
Analysts see the regional elections as a key test for the ruling party United Russia as their outcome may require it to determine whether it needs to be reformed and if parliamentary elections should be pushed forward.
Pollster CEMI says in a preliminary forecast that the pro-Western Democratic Party of Socialists of President Milo Djukanovic is in close call against Montenegro's pro-Serbian and pro-Russian alliance in parliamentary elections.
The ruling SDSM party won 36.9 percent of the votes while nationalist VMRO-DPMNE came second with 35.9 percent.
President Pierre Nkurunziza will step down after 15 years, leading way to the first competitive presidential election since a civil war erupted in 1993.
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