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27 May, 2010

Transparency International Georgia, Association Law and Justice, International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy, and Georgian Young Lawyers Association Joint Press Conference on Rules for Participation of Military Servicemen in Elections, May 27

Tbilisi, Georgia – According to Article 10.10(1) of the Georgian Electoral Code, the servicemen of the Defense Ministry’s and Interior Ministry’s military (paramilitary) forces and units are to participate both in the proportional and the majoritarian vote in the local elections if by the Election Day they are permanently deployed at one place for a year or more.

14 May, 2010

United National Movement Majoritarian Candidates Involved in Distribution of State Gifts, Press Release, May 14

On 9 May, in the Shukhuta and Chochkhati villages of Lanchkhuti District, as well as the Akhalkalaki village of Kaspi District, United National Movement candidates presented World War Two veterans with medals dedicated to the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany signed by the Georgian president and a one-off cash benefit of 50 lari (the Georgian government order No 291 of 10 March 2010

11 May, 2010

Press Release on Pre-Election Monitoring, May 11

Tbilisi, Georgia – Transparency International Georgia today published the second interim report on monitoring the misuse of administrative resources for election campaign. The report covers the period of time between 15 March and 5 May 2010 and focuses on the four main types of misuse of administrative resources: coercive, financial, material-technical and human.