Ella Panfilovets: Cyril Kallinikov / RIA Novosti
The desire of people with criminal records in electoral commissions is becoming a dangerous trend. So they are trying to help “related criminal activities” friends to participate in the elections, said the head of Russia’s Central election Commission (CEC), Ella Pamfilova. Her words TASS reports on Sunday, September 8.
“As members of the electoral commissions themselves — there is a tendency and desire to break into the commissions in different level of people with questionable criminal “tails”, then, having the right [of members of election commissions] to their loved ones from criminal activities, their counterparts,” — said Pamfilova.
According to the head of the CEC, it is a “very dangerous trend” and could lead to a “very negative consequences”. She noted that in the Russian interior Ministry provide information to prevent individuals with criminal records to work in the election commissions of different levels.
Previously, Pamfilova said that the CEC will publish the names of people who distribute false information about elections. “We’ll Board antipoet, where hang all the liars, liars and disinformation”, — she said, commenting on the fact that all the plots in the Volgograd region not working camcorder.
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