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EU EOM Paraguay 2018: Deployment of the new group of 34 observers to all departments of the country

20/04/2018 - 18:04
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A second group of 34 short-term observers was deployed to all departments of Paraguay to reinforce EU EOM's presence towards the observation of the Election Day on Sunday, 22 April.

Renate Weber explained that “with the deployment of this new group of observers, the European Union Election Observation Mission reinforces its presence in the country towards the observation of the election day. We will be present at the opening of the polling stations, closely following polling operations, the closing of ballot boxes, and the re-counting of ballot papers. The Mission will also perform a detailed monitoring of the provisional computing at the tribunal courts, as well as the operation of the Preliminary Electoral Results Transmission – TREP employed by the Electoral Justice”.