FRETILIN campaign door to door distributing flowers for peace and solidarity (Portuguese language report)
To: Peter Murphy
FRETILIN is unprecedented campaign and distributes flowers to voters in Dili
The Revolutionary Front of Independent East Timor (FRETILIN) distributed today in an unprecedented initiative in the campaign for the law of 07 July, hundreds of flowers for several neighborhoods in Dili.
Campaigning door to door through the neighborhoods of Dili, the Secretary General of Fretilin, Mari Alkatiri, distributed flowers and spoke to hundreds of voters.
From home to home, in shops and even on the street, the East Timorese stopped, greeted Mari Alkatiri, spoke of the elections and followed a path with flower in her hand.
In addition to the Secretary General of FRETILIN, also the party president, Francisco Guterres Lu Olo, distributed flowers to voters regardless of party preference.
“We also sent brigades in all districts to work, particularly in rural areas, and continuously in an effort to detect electoral anomalies and irregularities to report in due course,” said Mari Alkatiri.