European Union External Action

EU election observation mission to Sri Lanka in 2004

03/04/2004 - 12:05
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At the invitation of the Government of Sri Lanka, the European Union established a mission to observe the parliamentary elections there on 2 April 2004.

The mission was led by Chief Observer John Cushnahan, member of the European Parliament.

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