ANNOUNCEMENT AFTER THE PRESS CONFERENCE HELD AT THE
SEAT OF THE NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (NEC) IN WARSAW
On 23 October
2005, at 8.10 p.m. a press conference on the second round of voting in the
Elections for the President of the Republic of Poland was held at the seat of
the National Electoral Commission in Warsaw at. Ul. Wiejska.
participated in the conference:
Chairman of NEC Judge Jan Kacprzak
of NEC Judge Andrzej
of the National Electoral Office Minister Kazimierz Czaplicki
Deputy Chairman of
NEC Judge Jan Kacprzak summarized the course of the elections and said that
there were 6 thefts of flags, 2 burglaries into the schools where the polling
stations were seated, some persons under the influence of alcohol appeared at
the polling stations and one situation where eggs were thrown at the commission
and the polling station.
In Wałbrzych, a 16-year-old was apprehended who was caused a false bomb alarm at one of the polling
The Judge also
mentioned agitation on the Internet.
thanked the Police, i.e. approx. 9900 officers for their excellent performance
during the elections.
Jan Kacprzak also informed
the journalists that at approx. 11.00 p.m. unofficial results of the elections
in the first 10 % of the precincts would be provided. Announcement of the
official results of the election is planned for 2.00 p.m. on Monday and will
take place at the Column Hall of the Parliament.