PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS 2016
March 31, 2015
The observer delegation of the PRC: Elections conform to generally accepted principles of international law
Today Tashkent hosted a briefing at which the observer delegation of the People\'s Republic of China announced a statement of preliminary findings and conclusions on the election of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
In accordance with the information provided at the briefing, at the official invitation of the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan from March 27 to 30, 2015, the observer delegation of the People\'s Republic of China monitored the progress of the preparation and conduct of elections of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The observer delegation of the PRC conducted its activity guided by the legislation of the Republic of Uzbekistan, in accordance with the principles of respect for sovereignty and non-interference in internal affairs.
On March 28, the observer delegation of the PRC visited the polling stations No. 75 and No. 141 7-of Samarkand electoral district located in Samarkand, acquainted with the biographies and election programs of 4 presidential candidates, as well as with the process of preparation of elections and voting.
The observer delegation of the PRC states, that the precinct election commission issued laws and normative legal acts regarding the elections fully and on time. The media covered the whole election process.
The elections were deemed as legitimate, democratic, transparent and fair. Electoral rights of citizens of Uzbekistan are fully secured by secret ballot. This once again proves the importance of their votes and participation in political life.
The observer delegation of the PRC expressed appreciation for the support and assistance to the Central Election Commission, the Ministry of foreign affairs and other agencies of the Republic of Uzbekistan.