On Saturday Aleksander Veshnyakov, head of the Russian Central Election Commission reported to journalists that the Commission expected about 1000 international observers to arrive to Russia by March 14.
The head of the commission stated that "a large group of OSCE observers was expected to take part in the presidential elections." According to Veshnyakov, the group will number about 250 people.
Veshnyakov reported that about 140 CIS observers would take part in the election monitoring campaign, a large group of PACE observers is also expected to arrive.
He stated that "by now the Central election commission already accredited about 500 international observers."
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part