Over two hundred Canadian short-term election observers are arriving in Ukraine this week ahead of the country’s parliamentary elections on July 21, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced Thursday.
Led by the head of Canada’s election observation mission in Ukraine, former Liberal foreign affairs minister Lloyd Axworthy, the delegation will monitor the electoral process in various regions in Ukraine on election day, including the opening of polling stations, voting, counting of ballots and tabulation of results.
As part of #MissionCanada, the Hon. Lloyd Axworthy & 128 short-term election observers recently arrived in #Ukraine ahead of the parliamentary #elections. Along with 50 long-term …read more
Source: Radio Canada International