November 13, 2017
Events after the vote count at polling station #59 (Nasakirali settlement) of Ozurgeti #60 electoral district create substantial suspicions that there was a focused attempt to create disturbances at the precinct which would result in its annulment. Based on full observation of the voting and tabulation process, ISFED underscores that there is no substantial ground for annulment of the PEC #59 as the integrity of elections at the polling station is not threatened.
November 10, 2017
The monitoring found that the period between the first and the second round of local self-government elections was marked by instances of harassment/intimidation on political grounds and misuse of administrative resources in Ozurgeti, which threaten equal and free pre-election environment.
November 2, 2017
ISFED has filed 194 complaints with district electoral commissions (DECs) in connection to violations detected during the voting, counting of votes and in the post-election period of October 21 local self-government elections. 42 of ISFED complaints were satisfied, 30 were partially satisfied, 80 were not satisfied and 6 were dismissed without consideration.
November 2, 2017
2017 წლის 27 ოქტომბერს თბილისის სააპელაციო სასამართლომ ძალაში დატოვა მცხეთის რაიონული სასამართლოს გადაწყვეტილება, რომლის მიხედვითაც, ბათილად იქნა ცნობილი თიანეთის #19 საოლქო საარჩევნო კომისიის #16 და #17 განკარგულებები.
October 24, 2017
The above circumstances call results of the mayoral election in Tianeti precinct into question, where the Georgian Dream candidate got only 4 votes more than her opponent. To guarantee public trust and legitimacy of elections, we call for invalidating results at the polling station no.20 and holding of repeat elections.