The Speaker of the European Parliament delegation at the EU-Albania Stabilization and Association Round Table discussed the election reform and corruption in the second session of the table. A�Macovei dismissed oppositiona�?s allegations about the general elections, underlining that parliamentary elections on June 25 were the best. a�?The OSCE / ODIHR report says the elections were in line with the standards, “she said.
During the “12th Meeting of the Stabilization and Association Parliamentary Committee of the European Union-Albania”, Macovei stressed that an election law helps the country to work all together. A� “There should be no pressure, administration should not be used, and it is a phenomenon that is happening in many countries. I want to rely on the OSCE-ODIHR report on Albania; some of the recommendations have been made. There is a lot of work ahead to be done. The authorities have to deal with the electoral reform, it is very important to move forward. The harmonization between the media and the campaign is indispensable; all must be together for the implementation of reforms. An election law helps every country and for us it is important to work all together and make changes to the law, “the EP official said.