PACE to observe the presidential election in Tunisia

An eight-member delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), led by Jean-Marie Bockel (France, EPP/CD), will travel to Tunisia from 21 to 24 November to observe the conduct of the presidential election.

The delegation will meet, in particular, the candidates standing for the election, the President of the Independent High Authority for the Elections (ISIE), the Director of the International Foundation for the Electoral System in Tunisia, as well as representatives of the Independent High Authority of Audiovisual Communication (HAICA), NGOs and the media, before observing the ballot on 23 November.

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A press conference is scheduled on Monday 24 November 2014 at 11 am (time to be confirmed) at the Hotel Concorde ‘Les Berges du Lac’, Salle ‘Louvre’, rue du Lac de Turkana, Tunis.