Angelina Timofeeva. The CEC leadership of Poland after the statement about the fact that guarantees the smooth operation of the system of counting of votes not received a gift from correspondents wooden abacus.
"we have no guarantees, because this is technical stuff, and you never know how they work," said CEC member Beata Tokai at last before the vote press conference.
"Will there be any problems with the information system, it will not affect the vote count. Because they are not machines, and citizens ", - said the head of the CEC Wojciech Hermacinski.
in the election will be involved eleven candidates: the incumbent President Bronislaw Komorowski (with the support of the party "Civic platform" ), Andrzej Duda (from the party "Law and justice" ), the Magdalena Ogorek (with the support of the democratic left Alliance), Adam Arubas (Polish peasant party), Marian Kowalski (from "National movement" ), Janusz Palikot (from party "movement" ), Janusz Korvin-Mikk (from party KORWiN), Paul Cookies (independent candidate), Jacek Wilk (from the Congress of new right)Paul Tanaino ( "Direct power of the people" ) and Grzegorz Braun (independent candidate).
According to the CEC members in the presidential elections on may 10, will involve about 30 million Polish voters, and among them 92 thousand abroad. Remotely going to vote more than 42 thousand people, among them 34 thousand abroad. To enable the vote generated more than 27 thousand commissions.
the elections will be monitored by international observers from Ukraine, Denmark and Germany. According to the CEC members, the abandonment of the Commission in the capture of observer status was not. Day of silence before the election starts at midnight.