COPENHAGEN, 10 February 2015 – OSCE parliamentarians will observe the upcoming parliamentary elections in Tajikistan and provide leadership for the OSCE’s short-term observer mission.
OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Ivica Dacic has designated Marietta Tidei (MP, Italy) as Special Co-ordinator to lead the short-term OSCE observer mission for the 1 March vote. Geir Joergen Bekkevold (MP, Norway) will serve as Head of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Delegation, which will include nearly 50 MPs from 23 OSCE participating States.
“Tajikistan’s citizens deserve the opportunity to hold an open and vibrant dialogue on the future of their country through these elections. I note the issues the OSCE …read more