Russian «people’s freedom Party» (PARNAS) appealed to the Supreme court of Russia with a claim to the Central election Commission about cancellation of results of elections to the state Duma on 18 September 2016.
On Tuesday January 10 reported on the website of the party.
«People’s freedom party» on Monday appealed to Russia’s Supreme court with the administrative claim to the Central election Commission about cancellation of results of elections to the State Duma, held on 18 September 2016. Base in the party said that the Central election Commission examined the complaint about the violations and did not consider the issue of re-counting of votes in those regions in which, as stated in PARNASSUS, the accuracy of the election results was questioned.
The number of such regions is called Saint-Petersburg, Saratov, Chelyabinsk oblast, Dagestan and Bashkiria. These violations did not allow to determine the real will of the voters in the last election, according to the party.
PARNAS intends to demand from the CEC the documents related to the establishment of voting results and to ensure that interrogations of members of the Commission.
According to the results of elections to the state Duma, United Russia got a constitutional majority – 343 mandate. The claim about cancellation of results of voting previously filed by the party «Yabloko», but the Supreme court rejected the application.
As reported, on 15 August 2016 candidates of the state Duma from party PARNAS in the Krasnodar region appealed to the Ukrainian Consulate for a transit visa to be able to get into occupied Crimea for the campaign. The foreign Ministry of Ukraine such permission they were not allowed.
We will remind, the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe does not recognize the results of elections to the state Duma of the Russian Federation in the occupied Crimea and believe that they cast a shadow on the legitimacy of the Russian Parliament.
September 19, the Ukrainian foreign Ministry has urged international partners not to recognize the results of elections to the state Duma of the Russian Federation in respect of voting on the territory of the temporarily occupied Crimean Peninsula.
On the non-recognition of Russian elections in Crimea already stated in the USA, Japan, Romania, Denmark, Estonia, Lithuania, Germany, Sweden, France, UK, Canada, Poland and Turkey. The list of persons involved in the organization and conduct of the elections on September 18 the state Duma in the annexed Crimea, the Ukrainian side will give all its international partners for inclusion in the sanctions lists.
September 20, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has recognized the illegitimate elections to the State Duma of the Russian Federation and, accordingly, its newly elected 7th part due to the vote in the temporarily occupied Crimea and Sevastopol.
The PARNAS party has submitted the claim about cancellation of results of elections to the state Duma of the Russian Federation 10.01.2017