Over 110 international observers accredited for work amid Ukraine local electionsThere will be 81 representatives from the OSCE/ODIHR.
11:30, 29 September 2020
Russia traps itself by signing Minsk agreements – ReznikovThe official says the only way out of the situation is to involve a third party.
14:10, 21 September 2020
U.S. Embassy: Election process in Ukraine "respected fundamental freedoms"The American diplomats congratulated Ukrainians on the successful holding of early parliamentary elections.
22:30, 22 July 2019
European Parliament says OSCE cut critical remark about Russia from Ukraine vote statementODIHR's press service urged the head of the European Parliament's delegation to the election to tone down the delegation's contribution to a joint press release by removing wording about "the ongoing Russia-waged war against Ukraine" and replacing it with a reference to "the ongoing conflict in the east."
21:00, 06 April 2019
G7 Ambassadors welcome OSCE/ODIHR preliminary conclusions on Ukraine's presidential voteThey called on the candidates to adhere to the relevant law in good faith.
03:00, 02 April 2019
EU envoy: Preliminary data say first round of Ukraine election "decent"At the same time, the EU is yet to see an ODIHR assessment.
12:50, 01 April 2019
Klimkin explains Ukraine's ban of Russian election observersMonitors representing the aggressor state cannot observe the holding of democratic elections, the foreign minister stressed.
16:00, 25 March 2019
Ukraine denies registration to Russian citizens nominated as OSCE/ODIHR observersUkrainian laws do not allow a person who is a citizen of an aggressor or invader state to work as an international observer at elections.
20:59, 20 March 2019
ODIHR approves 24 Russian observers for Ukrainian elections – Russian mediaThe list has been sent to the Central Election Commission of Ukraine.
16:33, 15 March 2019
OSCE offers Ukraine to reconsider ban on election observers from RussiaIn turn, Ukrainian foreign minister Pavlo Klimkin proposed to cross the t's and dot the i's on the issue.
15:40, 09 February 2019
OSCE/ODIHR confirms there will be no Russian observers at Ukraine electionsRussia's Foreign Ministry announced on February 8 it had decided not to send Russian citizens to Ukraine as part of the observation mission.
00:55, 09 February 2019
EU comments on Ukraine's ban on election monitors from RussiaUkraine should ensure that ODIHR will be able carry out observation "in full accordance with the usual practice," the EU says.
16:20, 08 February 2019
OSCE unhappy with Ukraine's intention to bar Russians from monitoring presidential electionsTalks on members of the foreign observation mission are currently under way between the OSCE/ODIHR and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine.
19:57, 06 February 2019
Russia to push for having own monitors observe Ukraine electionsMoscow believes they have a right to send their observers to Ukraine.
09:00, 23 January 2019
OSCE/ODIHR experts take stock of pace of electoral reform in Ukraine<p>The mid-term review visit, the first of its kind to Ukraine, is part of ODIHR's follow-up methodology.</p>
00:30, 10 February 2018