Petr Pavel promises to be president for all citizens

In his first press briefing as newly-elected head of state, Petr Pavel thanked voters for coming to the polls is such large numbers.  Speaking at his campaign headquarters to a euphoric crowd shortly after the election results were announced, Mr. Pavel said that while he understands that some voters may be disappointed, he does not see winners and losers, but people who respect democracy and care about the future of the country. He promised to be a president for all citizens, work for the good of the country and bring decency, respect and humility to society.