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PACE delegation makes pre-electoral visit to Turkey

A seven-member PACE delegation, led by Olena Sotnyk, will carry out a pre-electoral mission to Turkey on 29-30 May, to assess the election campaign and the preparations for the early presidential and parliamentary elections. More

Montenegro election: fundamental freedoms respected; governing party candidate had institutional advantage

"Fundamental freedoms were respected in the 15 April Montenegro presidential election, although the governing party candidate held an institutional advantage," the international observers concluded today. More

Azerbaijan election lacked genuine competition in an environment of curtailed rights and freedoms, observers say

Azerbaijan election lacked genuine competition in an environment of curtailed rights and freedoms, say international observers from PACE, the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and the OSCE’s ODIHR. More

PACE to observe the Presidential election in Montenegro

A 13-member PACE delegation, led by Jonas Gunnarsson, will travel to Montenegro from 13 to 16 April to observe the Presidential election, alongside observers from the EP and the OSCE-ODIHR. More

Azerbaijan: PACE to observe the early Presidential election

A 33-member PACE delegation, led by Viorel Riceard Badea, will observe the early Presidential election in Azerbaijan on 11 April,alongside observers from the OSCE-PA and the OSCE-ODIHR. More

Improving legislation to combat the abuse of administrative resources during electoral processes

The abuse of administrative resources during electoral processes is a violation of the principle of equal opportunities for political parties and candidates participating in elections," said speakers at a PACE conference. More