Extracts from the statement by John Clancy, spokesperson of Louis Michel, on the elections in Zimbabwe

Type: Report   Reference: I-057105   Duration: 10:40:07  Lieu:
End production: 17/04/2008
John Clancy, spokesperson of Louis Michel, Member of the EC in charge of Development and Humanitarian Aid, said that the European Commission continued to watch and wait for action in Zimbabwe. He said that the publication of the results was needed and needed now. He added that the publication of the results in Zimbabwe was in the interest of the Zimbabwean people who want democracy and simply better living. He concluded that further delays were unacceptable and would just be considered as stalling the democratic process.

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10:38:55 Title 00:00:04
10:39:00 Exterior view of the European Commission building 00:00:06
10:39:06 Views of the press conference room (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:39:15 John Clancy, spokesperson of Louis Michel, Member of the EC in charge of Development and Humanitarian Aid, (in ENGLISH) saying that the UN Secretary General's comments along with those of Gordon Brown, British Prime Minister, reflect the concerns of the international community; the European Commission, along with the rest of the international community, continues to watch and wait for action; clearly the publication of the results is needed and it is needed now; the publication of the results in Zimbabwe is in the interest of the Zimbabwean people who want democracy and simply better living conditions; further delays are unacceptable and would just be considered as stalling the democratic process 00:00:52
10:40:07 General view of the press conference 00:00:10
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