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PHYSICAL CONFRONTATION

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Physical Violence / Threatening / Pressure at the Electoral Precinct

2021-10-30 At the polling station #90 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), the number of ballots handed out to voters exceeded the number of voters. There was one more ballot than the signatures. The registrar wrote an explanatory note on the matter. The UNM representative expressed dissatisfaction over the issue, prompting physical and verbal confrontation with the Georgian Dream representative.  ...

INVALID BALLOT PAPERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #54 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), a registrar did not sign and seal the ballot papers, which led to invalidation of 4 ballot papers. ...

TRACKING OF VOTERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Violations / trends observed outside the Electoral Precinct

2021-10-30 At the polling station #102 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), two suspicious persons were recording the names of voters in a notebook. When the observer approached them, they left the premises with a car. ...

VIOLATIONS RELATED TO THE VOTERS LIST

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #18 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), a voter found out that the area designated for his/her signature was already occupied by somebody else’s signature, made on behalf of the voter. ...

VIOLATIONS RELATED TO THE VOTERS LIST

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #30 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), a registrar handed out the ballot paper to and obtained the signature from a voter, who was not registered at this polling station. Upon noticing this fact by the ISFED’s observer, the voter was dismissed from the polling station without being allowed to cast the vote. At the same polling station, a voter discovered that somebody had already signed in the designated spot, on behalf of his/her name. The voter was offer...

REPEATED VOTING

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 The voter registered at the #92 polling station of the electoral district 67 (Zugdidi) cast his/her vote both at this station and also at the polling station #36 of the same electoral district.  ...

RESTRICTION OF THE RIGHTS OF OBSERVERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Illegal restriction of the rights of persons authorized to be present at the polling station

2021-10-30 At the polling station #72 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), one of the members of the commission and the chairperson expressed aggression towards the observers, threatened them to expel from the precinct, impeded their mobility and restricted their right to observe.    ...

MOBILIZATION OF COORDINATORS AND TRACKING OF VOTERS AT POLLING STATIONS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Violations / trends observed outside the Electoral Precinct

2021-10-30 At the polling station #102 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), in a car parked near the polling station, there are reportedly Georgian Dream representatives who are communicating with voters and observers. They have a list and are urging voters over the phone to participate in elections. ...

VERBAL CONFRONTATION

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Violations / trends observed outside the Electoral Precinct

2021-10-30 At the polling station #88 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), within the 100-meter range, there was a tense situation, with unidentified individuals engaged in verbal confrontation. ...

VIOLATION OF THE INKING PROCEDURE

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #44 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), ink can be removed with sanitation spray. ...

VIOLATION OF THE INKING PROCEDURE

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station # 34 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), the inking was applied, although the verification showed that these voters were not included in respective voters list. No explanatory notes were submitted due to this violation. ...

VIOLATIONS RELATED TO BALLOT PAPERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #20 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), commission members carrying the mobile ballot box were handed 30 ballot papers (although 27 voters were registered in the list). Soon after leaving with the mobile ballot box, a voter brought some ballot papers from outside, claiming he/she accidently found them on the ground. The commission chairperson considered that mobile ballot box commissioners had lost these ballot papers and thus, accepted them from the voter....

VIOLATIONS RELATED TO THE VOTERS’ LIST

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #44 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), a voter misplaced signature in the table version of the list. Due to this violation, the registrar submitted the explanatory note. ...

RESTRICTION OF THE RIGHT OF OBSERVERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Illegal restriction of the rights of persons authorized to be present at the polling station

2021-10-30 At the polling station #38 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), other observers at the polling station pressured ISFED’s observer. They did not let the observer file a complaint, and intervened in the work of the commission;   ...

RESTRICTION OF THE RIGHT OF OBSERVERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Illegal restriction of the rights of persons authorized to be present at the polling station

2021-10-30 At the polling station #29 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), an unidentified person claimed to represent the district election commission. The person was equipped with the voters’ list and was marking the voters who had cast their votes. After ISFED’s observer tried to identify the person, the observer was threatened and asked to leave the polling station. The commission chairperson also pressured and intimidated the observer. The observer was deprived the right to register the...

TRACKING OF VOTERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Violations / trends observed outside the Electoral Precinct

2021-10-30 At the polling station #32 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), there are unidentified individuals in a car parked near the polling station, who are noting of voters who had cast their votes....

THE QUEUE MANAGER AND REGISTRARS WERE NOT PROPERLY CARRYING OUT THE VOTER IDENTIFICATION PROCEDURES, NAMELY, WHEN CHECKING THE ID CARDS, THEY WERE NOT ASKING VOTERS TO TAKE OFF THEIR FACEMASKS.

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #16 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), the queue manager and registrars were not properly carrying out the voter identification procedures, namely, when checking the ID cards, they were not asking voters to take off their facemasks. Several such cases were reported....

SHORTCOMINGS RELATED TO THE INKING

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other

2021-10-30 At the polling station #96 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), the ink can be removed with the sanitizer spray, creating the risk that voting will proceed with violations of inking procedures....

RESTRICTING THE RIGHT OF ELECTION OBSERVERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Illegal restriction of the rights of persons authorized to be present at the polling station

2021-10-30 At the polling station #96 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), ISFED’s observer was verbally assaulted by the precinct election commission member....

RESTRICTING THE RIGHT OF ELECTION OBSERVERS

Date: 2021-10-30
District: Zugdidi , Zugdidi
Incident Category: Other important violations during the E-day, Illegal restriction of the rights of persons authorized to be present at the polling station

2021-10-30
At the polling station #10 of the electoral district #67 (Zugdidi), an unauthorized person was present at the polling station. The person created hostile environment at the polling station and verbally and physically assaulted ISFED’s observer. Despite the commission chairperson’s request, the unauthorized person did not leave the polling station. Later, the person was removed by the police. 
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