Biaroza observers not allowed to attend signature verification

2015 2015-08-27T16:25:31+0300 2015-08-27T16:25:31+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/naziranniezabaronena.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Two observers accredited at the Biaroza district election commission, Siarhei Rusetski, who was nominated by the Belarusian Helsinki Committee, and Tamara Shchapiotkina, proposed by collecting signatures of voters, were not allowed to be present during the verification of signatures collected for presidential contenders.

The official ban says that the verification of signatures will be carried out outside the meetings of the election commission: "You have the right to attend meetings of the district c election commission, which will consider, among other things, questions relating to the organization of validation of signatures in signature sheets and determining the procedure for the selection of signature sheets for verification.”

"Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections"

Latest news

слухаць Радыё рацыя Міжнародная федэрацыя правоў чалавека Беларуская Інтэрнэт-Бібліятэка КАМУНІКАТ Грамадзкі вэб-архіў ВЫТОКІ Антидискриминационный центр АДЦ 'Мемориал' Prava-BY.info Беларускі Праўны Партал Межрегиональная правозащитная группа - Воронеж/Черноземье
Московская Хельсинкская группа
Молодежное Правозащитное Движение
amnesty international