The CEC of Ukraine expects that in the local elections will involve more than 1,000 international observers, and among them, from the Office for democratic institutions and human rights (ODIHR) of the OSCE, the Council of Europe and the European Parliament, said on the last working day of the week at a press conference the head of the Ukrainian CEC Mikhail stations.
Local elections are scheduled in Ukraine for October 25, for example, they will be held in the Kiev-controlled number of settlements of Donbass. Before the CEC of Ukraine announced that it has registered about 200 election observers.
"Unprecedented attention from the international brotherhood riveted to the next local elections. If Earlier Local elections in Ukraine came several dozen international observers, for the first time in our history elections on October 25 are already aroused so much interest that we will come to more than 1,000 international observers ", - quotes the words of the head of the CEC Ukrainian news Agency.
According to Okhendovsky, the most numerous mission will be the mission of the OSCE / ODIHR, several hundred short-term observers will send to Ukraine the European network of organizations monitoring elections (ENEMO).
"We also expect the observation of the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, NATO parliamentary Assembly, the Council of Europe, European Parliament," he added.
Ukraine's Parliament earlier adopted a law defining the rules of their conduct. Now regional, city and district councils will be elected under the proportional system with the so-called open lists, and elections of deputies of village and settlement councils - the majority system of relative majority. In elections are not available to take blocks of political parties, the electoral threshold for parties is raised from 3% to 5%.