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18.10.2021 | Out of 20 messages by 4 are prepared materials on criminal violations in the elections of local self-government bodies in the community of Shirak region

20 messages or alarm calls were received regarding criminal acts related to violations during the election campaign and elections, which took place on October 17 in Gyumri community of Shirak region, from which 2 were committed before the elections.


From the 20 alarm calls, 14 were media publications found out as a result of monitoring carried out by the RA Prosecutor's Office and the RA Police, 4 were messages submitted by individuals, and 1 was a publication made by a user on social networks.


From the received messages and alarm calls:


• 10 relate to the obstruction of the exercise of the right to vote,

• 2- violation of the secrecy of voting

• 2- giving, receiving an electoral bribe

• 1- voting for another person

• 1- violation of the procedure for compiling the voters list

• 1- obstructing or coercing to participate in the campaign

• 1- obstruction of the professional activity of a journalist

• 2- were of a different nature.


Regarding 16 messages of an abstract nature regarding electoral violations, the regional divisions of the RA Police were instructed to carry out the necessary verification actions. From the mentioned messages by the result of 2, the presented circumstances were not confirmed, by 13 the verification actions are still in process.


And from the messages 4 were sent to the bodies of inquiry or preliminary investigation with the order to prepare materials under Art. 180-181 of the RA Criminal Procedure Code, which are in the process.