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The European Union's observation of Ghana's Presidential and Parliamentary elections, scheduled for December 7, was launched with the deployment of 24 long-term observers to all of Ghana's ten regions. Just before Election Day they will be joined by 32 short-term observers, all feeding detailed information about the conduct of the elections before, during and after the country's electorate of some 15.7 million people have voted. The observers will be looking into all aspects of the election, including campaigning, the media, voting, counting and results tabulation and transmission.