16 September 2019,   05:05
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Critical demand of European and American partners - Georgian government should radically change the electoral environment

Critical demand of European and American partners - Georgian government should radically change the electoral environment.The contents of the document, prepared by the EU and US embassies and the Permanent Representation of the Council of Europe regarding the change of the electoral environment has become known to "Courier".
Partners call on the Georgian Dream not to allow bribing the voters in the 2020 election and the law should be tightened so that the ruling party can not buy votes.One of the most problematic issues in the OSCE report on presidential elections was the so called vote-buying . The "National Movement" held a special briefing and demanded from the ruling team to fulfill the recommendations.The document explicitly states that the form of donation that has acted so far and according to which the only party that was donated was the Georgian Dream is unacceptable and puts parties in unequal position . The main allies of the country are demanding from the "Georgian Dream" government to stop putting pressure on the voter and the attempts of revenge and to change the law to ensure that.
International Allies are demanding change of election agitation rules. The main recommendation is to prohibit public officials from being able to join the social networks or other public spaces in support of the "Georgian Dream" candidate.The document developed by the country"s partners also mentions the issue of coordinators . According to the partners, prohibiting access to coordinators to the list of voters and control of voters with the polling stations should be subject to a strict legislative provisions.

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