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CRTA aborts the Observation of the Re-Voting Process on July 1 Due to Epidemiological Situation

CRTA’s election observation mission has made the decision not to observe the re-vote at 234 polling stations due to the current epidemiological situation. With full responsibility for a large number of citizens, members of our civic election observation mission, who should be deployed to polling stations, and considering the accelerating number of infected persons evidenced…

CRTA asks the Government, Crisis Response Team and the REC to urgently clarify the epidemiological conditions for the conduct of the re-voting process

CRTA’s election observation mission has requested from the Government of the Republic of Serbia, the COVID-19 Infection Disease Crisis Response Team and the Republic Electoral Commission to urgently (i.e. today) and unequivocally clarify the conditions for the conduct of the re-voting process on July 1, 2020, considering the accelerating number of infected persons evidenced in the past days.

Minimal Standards Fulfilled, Democracy Endangered

In terms of the quality of the election day conduct and, more significantly, the entire election process, 2020 parliamentary elections are the worst among the elections that CRTA observed thus far – the CRTA’s election observation mission concluded. CRTA’s mission monitored the election day in parliamentary elections at the random representative sample of 500 polls, which ensured the assessment and reporting on regularity of the election conduct for all polling stations. 

Voter Turnout by 6pm – 41.8 percent

According to the CRTA’s election observation mission, a total of 41,8 percent of citizens  out of 6.584.376 registered to vote at the parliamentary elections at 8.433 polling stations have voted in parliamentary elections until 6pm. Margin of error was +/- 1,1 percent.