MEPs: Georgia held competitive, well-organised elections despite polarised political environment

MEPs Kaljurand, Mikser and Cramon-Taubadel call on the Georgian government and political parties to put the national interests above party interests and to abolish ‘the malpractices observed during the first round.’ Photo: Nino Alavidze/, 06 Oct 2021 - 12:39, Tbilisi,Georgia

MEPs Marina Kaljurand, Sven Mikser and Viola von Cramon-Taubadel, who observed the October 2 local municipal elections in Georgia, have stated that the country held a competitive and well-organised first round of local elections ‘despite the extremely polarised political environment and challenging epidemiological situation.’