Violations 9 September did not affect the outcome of the election, said the CEC

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in fotobounce CEC during the announcement of the preliminary results of the single voting day. 10 Sep 2018Violations 9 September did not affect the outcome of the election, said the CEC© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

Violations in a single day of voting on 9 September was, but they did not affect the outcome of elections, said a member of the Central electoral Commission of Russia Alexander Klyukin.

«As for the fraud they were. Whether they influenced the outcome of the vote? No, not affected. This was stressed by the experts. We note that the number of complaints to the Commission decreased by three times, not one complaint we do not leave without attention», — said Klyukin on Thursday at the meeting of the temporary Commission of the Federation Council for the protection of state sovereignty.

According to him, the voting results were canceled at several polling stations in Kaliningrad, Ulyanovsk, Moscow, Vladimir regions and Kalmykia Republic. Not exclude the cancellation of election results at three sites in the Buryatia Republic, which is now being tested, said the representative of the CEC.

He noted that to identify violations is made easier through the organization of video surveillance at polling stations. Klyukin recalled that in the past the single day of voting on 9 September was not international observers the elections were monitored by a team of international experts invited by the Association of observers, «national public monitoring».

«Were experts from Western Europe, they worked in seven regions of the Russian Federation is Vladimir, Moscow, Novosibirsk, Kemerovo, Omsk, Ulyanovsk and Moscow region. They noted that the elections were organized in accordance with international electoral standards», — said the CEC member.

Evaluation of the CEC, the elections were calm, but some of the results were for the Russian experts a big surprise, said Klyukin. For example, in the Primorsky and Khabarovsk territories, the Vladimir region and Khakassia Republic 9 September the winners in the elections of the head region in these four regions of Russia have second rounds. Surprise was the election for mayor of Yakutsk candidate from «Party of revival of Russia» the Sardana Avksentieva.

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