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BAKU, August 23 (Itar-Tass) - The Long-Term Mission of the OSCE Bureau for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) will start monitoring presidential elections in Azerbaijan from August 26, head of the OSCE Office in Baku Koray Targay said.
“At least 30 observers will arrive in Baku within the Long-Term Mission,” Targay said, adding that a total of 180 OSCE representatives would observe the process.
“The mission will monitor the pre-election campaign in Azerbaijan and arrive in the country several days before the elections,” he said.
The CIS observers will also monitor the presidential elections in Azerbaijan scheduled for October 9.