European Union External Action

EU election observation mission to Timor-Leste in 2001

31/08/2001 - 15:57
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At the invitation of the Government of Timor-Leste, the European Union established a mission to observe the elections for the Constituent Assembly in Timor-Leste on 30 August 2001.

The EU EOM is headed by Chief Observer Wolfgang Kreissl-Doerfler, MEP (DE), a member of the European Parliament (MEP).

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