Skopje, 6 May 2019 (MIA) – The international observers for the presidential election in North Macedonia will hold a news conference on Monday in Skopje to present their preliminary post-election statement following the second round of the election.
The mission is a joint undertaking of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (OSCE PA), and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), OSCE press release reads.
Sereine Mauborgne, Special Co-ordinator and leader of the OSCE short-term observer mission will deliver the statement followed by remarks from Marie-Christine Dalloz, Head of the PACE delegation, and Corien Jonker, Head of the ODIHR election observation mission. They will subsequently be available to take questions from the media.
The international election observation mission comprises some 170 observers from 32 countries, including 156 long- and short-term observers deployed by ODIHR, 11 parliamentarians and staff from the OSCE PA, and 5 from PACE.