|Posted by kazakhstan-elections on April 21, 2015 at 2:00 PM|
Kazakhstan has completed the accreditation of observers from foreign countries, international organizations and foreign media for the presidential election to be held in the country on April 26. Over 1000 observers have been accredited.
“The upcoming election will be observed by 1026 representatives of foreign states, international organizations and foreign media,” the message of Kazakhstan’s Central Electoral Commission (CEC) said.
In total, Kazakhstan’s CEC accredited 858 observers [excluding the media]. Some 293 of them are representatives of the OSCE/ODIHR mission, 410 - the CIS mission, 10 - the SCO mission, 15 - the Cooperation Council of Turkic-Speaking States, 11 - the Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-Speaking Countries, 3 - the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, and 116 observers from 37 other countries.
Aside from that, Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry has accredited 168 foreign media representatives from 37 countries, Trend reports.