2016 Parliamentary Elections

Polling Stations Raided in Jikhashkari

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Several polling stations in Samegrelo have been raided, according to Tabula’s correspondent.Ballot papers have been scattered across the floor of the polling stations and international election observers have been attacked.

As a result of the incident, there is a possibility that votes cast in the district may be annulled. According to one local witness, the Governor of Jikhashkari also took part in the raid.

According to Davit Bakradze, the leader of the United National Movement, groups organised by the Georgian Dream have been raiding districts where the UNM is in the lead. According to Bakradze, similar attacks were planned in Darcheli and Kortskheli.




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