Elections in occupied Donbas should be held soonest possible, - OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President

The situation around local elections in the occupied territories of the Donbas is far from being optimistic.

This was stated by OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President Ilkka Kanerva at a briefing in the Verkhovna Rada, Censor.NET reports.

He said he would be happy to say that everything was very good but could not.

At the same time, he assured that the OSCE would make every effort to ensure the accessibility of such elections and their safety for the population.

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Everyone has to work for the elections to meet international standards, he said.

Kanerva also stressed the elections in the occupied territories of the Donbas should be held as soon as possible.
Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n360483