European Union External Action

EU election observation mission to Liberia in 2005

12/10/2005 - 11:17
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At the invitation of the Government of Liberia, the European Union established a mission to observe the presidential and legislative elections there on 11 October and 8 November 2005.

The election marked the end of the political transition following Liberia's second civil war.

The observers were deployed throughout the country. They met government and electoral officials, candidates and political parties, civil society representatives and the media.