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Large Canada mission to Ukraine expresses concerns about election campaign

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Oct. 5, 2012, 3:33 p.m. | Politics — by Oksana Faryna

Canada will send 500 observers to Ukraine to monitor voting throughout the country on Oct. 28.
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Oksana Lyachynska

Kyiv Post staff writer

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Preparations for Ukraine’s parliamentary elections on Oct. 28 are taking place in an environment of widespread vote-buying, pressure on candidates and campaign staff, procedural irregularities and restrictions on media freedom. 

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