1017 observers and 275 journalists accredited for local elections

Applications for accreditation or changes to the list of accredited observers for the observation mission during the local self-governing bodies’ elections scheduled for November 5 could be submitted to the RA Central Electoral Commission (CEC) by 21 October, 2017.

CEC reminded about it, adding that 1017 observers from 11 local non-governmental organizations were accredited at the Central Electoral Commission. According to the CEC, the deadline for submission of media representatives’ accreditation applications to the Central Election Commission has also expired today. 275 representatives of 24 local mass media were accredited at the CEC for coverage of the elections and voting during the election day.

On November 5 local self-government elections will be held in 69 communities of Armenia.