Announcement: Press-conference, Feb. 25

11 февраля 2009 г.

On February 25, 2009, at 12:00 GOLOS Association will hold a press-conference dedicated to long-term election monitoring findings in IA «Rosbalt» (Moscow, Skaternyi pereulok, 4/2, b. 1).

*Since January GOLOS conducts monitoring in the regions, where elections are called on the 1st of March, 2009. GOLOS 1st Statement (Russian version) can be found at: http://golos.org/a2159.html

On the press-conference GOLOS will publicize its Second statement on long-term monitoring dedicated to the peculiarities of regional electoral campaigns. GOLOS experts will comment on the election observers’ findings and answer questions.

Participants:

Lilia Shibanova — Executive Director, GOLOS Association

Alexander KynevGOLOS expert, political scientist;

Andrei BuzinGOLOS expert, election law specialist, Chairman of Inter-regional Union of Voters;

For accreditation please call: (495) 690–13–75, or contact Rosbalt press-center manager Elena Tarasova by e-mail: tarasova@rosbalt.org

For more information, please call (495) 234–59–39 or contact GOLOS by e-mail at: press@golos.org

GOLOS Press-service