Moscow election Committee explained the situation with the complaint of Reuters journalists for inspection

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nicotinate in photobacteria Mosgorizbirkoma. Archival photoMoscow election Committee explained the situation with the complaint of Reuters journalists for inspection© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nicotinate the image Bank

The Chairman of Mothersurname Valentin Gorbunov considers unreasonable the appeal of Reuters journalists for inspection at the polling station in the Metropolitan school.

«We have in the morning, as always, complaints. Morning call to the CEC, the complaint from Reuters. We say not allowed on the plot in school. We begin to understand… In every school, at every polling station are the frames for security checks. Journalists, of course, came with large bags it is not only their concerns, any voter with bags will see», — he told reporters.

Gorbunov explained that they were asked to show the contents of the bags. «They began to shout, what right have you to watch us, foreign journalists. And all the bells beat. Then I calmed down, but the news was everywhere. I think such a provocation, not only against foreign journalists will be during the day,» he added.

The mayoral elections are held in the capital on September 9. The city opened more than 3.6 thousand polling stations. In addition, outside the capital works 209 so-called suburban areas, first established in this year.

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