European Union External Action

EU election observation mission to Sri Lanka in 2000

11/10/2000 - 16:07
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At the invitation of the Government of Sri Lanka, the European Union established a mission to observe the parliamentary elections in Sri Lanka on 10 October 2000.

The EU EOM was headed by Chief Observer Mr John Cushnahan.

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