CEC registers 972 international observers for parliamentary elections in Ukraine

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Oct. 8, 2012, 10:05 a.m. | Politics — by Interfax-Ukraine

With the elections just a little more than five weeks away, the parties and candidates, have spent hundreds of thousands of dollars officially.
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The Central Election Commission (CEC) has registered 10 more international observers for the upcoming parliamentary elections in Ukraine.

At a sitting on October 6, the CEC registered six observers from Spain, one from Lithuania, two from Azerbaijan, and one observer from the international non-governmental organization CANADEM.

So far, the CEC has registered a total of 972 official international observers representing 20 organizations and nine countries.

The parliamentary elections in Ukraine are due on October 28, 2012.

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