PACE to observe parliamentary elections in Bulgaria

A 15-member PACE delegation, led by Marie-Christine Dalloz (France, EPP/CD), will travel to Bulgaria from 24 to 27 March 2017 to observe the conduct of the parliamentary elections, alongside observers from the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR).

The delegation will meet, in particular, the Chairperson and members of the Central Electoral Commission, leaders and representatives of the main political parties and parliamentary groups, as well as representatives of NGOs and the media, before observing the ballot on 26 March.

A press conference is scheduled in Sofia on Monday 27 March (place and time to be confirmed).