The local elections, scheduled for October 25, 2020, may be the most difficult in recent times. This is due to the fact that the vote will be held in an increasingly epidemic threat.
The secretary of council Alexey Danilov declared it at meeting in the situational center at the National Security and Defense Council, transfers
The meeting was attended by SBU Chairman Ivan Bakanov, CEC Chairman Oleh Didenko, State Border Guard Service Chairman Serhiy Deyneko and representatives of other agencies.
Danilov stressed that the local elections will be one of the most difficult in recent times, as they will be held in the face of a growing epidemic threat.
«The indicators we receive according to the analysis of the SOTA software and hardware complex give us an understanding that we cannot allow the epidemiological situation to get out of control during the elections.» — Danilov noted.
The Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council also added that in order to prevent manipulation at polling stations, the Ministry of Internal Affairs will monitor violations from September 5.