Heated debates among the members of the State Election Commission between members of SDSM and VMRO-DPMNE marked the today’s session by SEC during which out of 43 lodged complaints only 7 were discussed.

All 7 complaints, which were chosen by a lottery were lodged by VMRO-DPMNE. Out of 7, 4 were rejected by the Commission, and the remaining 3 are still in a procedure. 33 complaints lodged by VMRO-DPMNE still remain and another one lodged by TMRO, the Alliance of the Albanian and Levica.

Regarding the 7 complaints that were discussed until now, the members of SDSM at SEC, Violeta Duma and Igor Milev, including some other members, have objected that these many technical and essential mistakes i.e. the municipalities are incorrectly stated or are named non-existing parts of the Election Code.

This as also agreed upon even by those which lodged the complaints – VMRO-DPMNE, but they also demanded that despite the disorderly complaints, the Commission to be discussing the complaints as an act of service

SEC has rejected the complaints lodged by VMRO-DPMNE for two voting station in Prilep, and at single voting stations at the municipalities of Centar, Gjorche Petrov, and Chair.