Bushati to head OSCE PA election observer mission in Belarus

TIRANA, Nov 8 /ATA/ – Former Foreign Minister Ditmir Bushati Ditmir Bushati has been appointed to serve as Head of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s observer mission to monitor the November 17 parliamentary elections in Belarus.

The OSCE PA said in a press release that a mission of 80 observers, including 60 parliamentarians, will be headed by Ditmir Bushati, an experienced diplomat, who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2013 to 2019 and is currently Head of the Albanian Delegation to the OSCE PA.

“We are a large team of observers, strong not only in numbers but also in experience and expertise. While we come from many different countries and political viewpoints, we are unified in our commitment to offering a full and impartial assessment of these elections,” Bushati said.