CEC registers 13 more international observers to monitor presidential elections

CEC registers 13 more international observers to monitor presidential elections

The Central Election Commission of Ukraine (CEC) has registered 13 more international observers to monitor the presidential elections scheduled for March 31, 2019.

The relevant decisions were approved at a CEC meeting on Wednesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.

In particular, the Commission registered 12 official observers from the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America and one observer from the Ukrainian World Congress.

Thus, as of January 30, the CEC registered 29 international official observers.

Earlier, the commission registered seven official observers from the National Democratic Institute for International Relations and nine from the Federal Republic of Germany.

As reported, as of January 30, the CEC registered 26 candidates for the post of the President of Ukraine: Ihor Shevchenko, Serhiy Kaplin, Valentyn Nalyvaichenko, Vitaliy Skotsyk, Andriy Sadovyi, Vitaliy Kupriy, Yevhen Murayev, Anatoliy Hrytsenko, Hennadiy Balashov, Olha Bohomolets, Oleksandr Shevchenko, Roman Nasirov, Yuriy Boiko, Oleh Liashko, Arkadiy Kornatsky, Oleksandr Vilkul, Yulia Tymoshenko, Dmytro Dobrodomov, Oleksandr Moroz, Illia Kyva, Ruslan Koshulynsky, Oleksandr Danyliuk, Serhiy Taruta, Volodymyr Zelensky, Ihor Smeshko, and Inna Bohoslovska.

The presidential election campaign started on December 31, 2018. The nomination of candidates by political parties or by self-nomination, as well as the submission of documents by candidates to the CEC, will last until February 3, 2019.

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