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The Mission was headed by José Ignácio Salafranca Sanchez-Neyra, a Spanish member of the European Parliament. The mission was extended until a court ruling on the qualification of the presidential election, the final results, and the declaration on the validity of the elections and of the president-elect.
The observers were deployed throughout the country. They met government and electoral officials, candidates and political parties, civil society representatives and the media.