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A delegation of 12 observers traveled canada goose clearance to Luhansk Oblast in Ukraine to report on the adherence to international election standards in the province. This delegation of observers had the opportunity to visit all electoral territories in Luhansk Oblast cheap Canada Goose prior to Election Day (E Day). The delegation Canada Goose Coats On Sale remained in the province over a ten day period, commencing on 23 October 2004 and concluding on 1 November 2004.

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