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Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Investigation task force for Albanian elections
One day before the New Criminal Code amends take affect and enforce
harsher punishments for the violators of the electoral law, the
opposition leader, Edi Rama, addressed a letter to the General
Prosector, Adriatik Llalla.
In the letter that Top
Channel has also secured, Rama asks the Prosecutor of establishing a
task force for the elections, saying that: “The Socialist Party has
noted several problems that hamper the citizens’ constitutional right
and the subjects that run in this electoral process. The Socialist Party
notes that there are illegal and criminal acts. As result, their
authors should be prosecuted by the institution that you lead”, Rama
“I want to express my full conviction that the request I
am presenting you will be valued with the importance and emergency it
has, and as an answer it will have the realization of a serious work,
completely independent from the political actors, as you have promised
and as I and all Albanians hope that you will do”, the opposition leader
concludes in his letter.
One day after the opposition asked the
Prosecution to become an active part of the prevention and punishment of
the electoral law violators, the Socialist Party also filed the first
Some kindergarten and school directors have
been reported by their subordinates of obliging them to participate in
Democratic Party meetings.
“We have made the reports with
specific names, which we don’t want to mention here. But this is about
institutions such as schools and kindergartens. The leaders of these
institutions have been reported an certainly that the ones who suffer
here are their subordinates”, declared Bledar Cuci, a Socialist Party
The report states that besides pressures, some of them have also been dismissed from their duties.