March 07, 2014 09:03
Ukraine CEC blocks access to voter database in Crimea
KYIV. March 7 (Interfax) - The Ukrainian Central Election Commission (CEC) has ordered that access to the voter database in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, which is expected to hold a referendum on its status on March 16, be blocked.
The CEC press service has reported that the commission unanimously adopted this decision on Thursday, "bearing in mind the current situation in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, in light of an attempt to prepare for holding an unlawful local referendum and with the aim of protecting the voter database of the State Register from any illegal use of personal data from this register."
The CEC resolution orders a suspension of access to the State Register voter database for the register's branches in Crimea and the city of Sevastopol.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
October 25, 2014
French court gives consent to banker Ablyazov's extradition to Russia - Russian Prosecutor General's Office (Part 2)
Putin doesn't view U.S. as a threat to Russia (Part 2)
October 24, 2014
Refusal to buy Russian gas would kill European economies' competitiveness - Putin (Part 2)
Putin: Russia won't do absolutely anything under pressure of sanctions (Part 2)
Lavrov, Kerry agree there are chances to settle Iran nuclear problem - Russian Foreign Ministry (Part 2)
Putin: New global consensus is needed; local dealings unacceptable (Part 2)
Russian envoy to UN criticizes election campaign in Ukraine (Part 2)
Putin calls for setting terms in which force can be used to intervene in countries' affairs (Part 2)
Japan PM praises Georgia's trying "to start a dialogue with Russia"
Georgia vitally interested in preserving Geneva talks format - diplomat
Moscow suspects Kyiv of deliberately shelling Malaysia Airlines Boeing crash site on Oct 13 - diplomat
Italian banker: EU unlikely to keep anti-Russian sanctions in place beyond mid-2015
Russia to continue sending humanitarian aid to Ukraine - envoy to UN