VIDEO: Election observers to Bulgaria’s parliamentary elections to hold press conference on Monday

IMG 9314 CopyMr. Artur Gerasymov, Special Co-ordinator and Leader of the short-term OSCE observer mission SOFIA, 2 April 2021 – International observers will hold a news conference to present their findings following the parliamentary elections in Bulgaria.

Due to social distancing requirements, only 25 journalists will be able to attend the press conference in person, while all others will have the opportunity to watch and ask questions via zoom. Broadcast media wishing to film the press conference will be prioritised for personal attendance. 





  • A news conference of the international observers to the parliamentary elections in Bulgaria
  • The news conference can be attended in person or via Zoom (details below)
  • You can also follow the livestream on and 


  • Artur Gerasymov, Special co-ordinator and leader of the short-term OSCE election mission
  • Alfred Heer, Head of the PACE delegation
  • Pascal Allizard, Head of the OSCE PA delegation
  • Corien Jonker, Head of the ODIHR limited election observation mission


15.00 local time (GMT +3) on 5 April 2021


Moussala Room, Hilton Sofia, 1 Bulgaria Blvd, Sofia


  • If you are planning to attend the press conference in person, you are encouraged to register at the link below
  • To register for participation via Zoom, please register by 11:00 local time on 5 April, by sending an email to [email protected] , "International election observation press conference" in subject line. 

IMG 9336 CopyMr. Pascal Allizard, Head of the OSCE PA Observer DelegationThe international election observation is a joint mission of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (OSCE PA), and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE). The observation mission totals 93 observers from 32 countries, including 27 ODIHR-deployed experts and long-term observers, 44 parliamentarians and staff from the OSCE PA, and 22 from PACE.

For more information, please contact:

Katya Andrusz, ODIHR: +48 609 522 266 or [email protected]

Anzhelika Ivanishcheva, OSCE PA: +45 60 10 80 30 or [email protected]

Chemavon Chahbazian, PACE: +33 6 50 68 76 55 or [email protected]

Photos available for public use on Flickr



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