CIS Observer Mission Begins Monitoring Election Campaign

22 сентября, 2020 14:53

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DUSHANBE, 22.09.2020. (NIAT Khovar) – Per Tajikistan’s invitation, the CIS sent an observation mission for the presidential election in Tajikistan. The mission began monitoring the election campaign on 21 September.

As part of the monitoring of the presidential election, the CIS long-term observers met with chairman of the Central Commission for Elections and Referenda of Tajikistan Bakhtiyor Khudoyorzoda.

Khudoyorzoda spoke in detail about the election campaign, the work of election commissions at all levels.

He noted that more than 20 recommendations, manuals and brochures have been drawn up for the participants of the electoral process.

“Experts have been trained to help members of precinct election commissions. Work to raise awareness of the electoral legislation is carried out among different categories of the population,” he noted.

In turn, the CIS observers informed Khudoyorzoda about the principles of the mission and its work.

It was stressed that in is work the mission is guided by the CIS documents regulating international election monitoring.

The CIS observers proceed from the fact that elections are an internal matter of a state, and that the mission’s task is to assist election organizers in conducting an election campaign in accordance with national legislation.

The CIS observer mission will inform about the results of its work.

22 сентября, 2020 14:53

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