MR. reported decrease in complaints of violations before a single day of voting
During the current election campaign the public Association of independent observers has received 79 reports of violations.
MOSCOW, August 17. /TASS/. The public Association of independent observers “of the national public monitoring” (NOM) in preparation for uniform day of voting in 2018 received two times fewer reports of election law violations than in the previous year.
“In the current election campaign we have received 79 reports of violations of the electoral legislation. When compared with the period of a single day of voting in last year [September 2017], it is two times less, although election campaigns is more,” — said during the all-Russian Congress of observers of the Federal coordinator MR. Elena Bavchenkova.
She noted that the observers “for specific numbers see” that the number of violations, including possible decreases.
Therefore, we believe that the work of public observers leads to a decrease in the number of violations.Elena Babcockwaverly coordinator MR.
The first all-Russian Congress of public observers carried out on the initiative of MR., the Russian Foundation for free elections and the Association of lawyers of Russia. Partners of the event are the all-Russian public movement “Case “For clean elections” movement “Russia chooses” and “people’s observer”, public Association “Group 32”. According to the Federal coordinator MR. Roman kolomoytsev, the participants of the Congress were 300 people who represent “almost all the regions of Russia”.
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