Marco Pata

Versions of names: Марко Пата

Marco Pata is a lawyer experienced in Civil and Administrative Law and International Commercial agreements. He is from Montegrotto Terme, Veneto, Italy.


Individual Observers at the 2022 pseudo-referendum for the formal annexation of occupied territories of Zaporizhzhia to Russia

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Italian observer at the referendum in the Zaporozhye region, international lawyer, expert in the field of geopolitics Marco Pata allowed sanctions due to his presence at the referendum. [...] According to Pata, there is no law in Italy that imposes sanctions against observers. “Although anything can happen. Mobile voting is unusual for us, but we understand that it is necessary for security,” he said. [Translated from Russian] (2023-09-15)

Corresponding elections

From 23 to 27 September 2022, the Russian forces organised a sham election process - pseudo-referendum as a pretext for the formal annexation of the regions of occupied Donetsk, Luhansk, Zaporizhzhia, and Kherson by Russia. The annexation of the four regions was announced on 30 September 2022.