Jan Herman Brinks

Versions of names: Ян Херман Бринкс

Jan Herman Brinks is a historian, journalist and writer. In 2017 and 2019 he was artist-in-residence at the Netherlands Institute in Saint Petersburg/Russia. Since 2009 he has been an Associate Member of the Association of Investigative Journalists (VVOJ).


Individual observers at the 2018 Russian presidential election

No affiliation

Institutional affiliation to the Association of Investigative Journalists (VVOJ)

Никаких проблем не было. Хотя мы наблюдали очень внимательно. Посетили семь участков. Все в порядке. Особое внимание мы уделили печатям на избирательных урнах.

Corresponding elections

The seventh presidential election in Russia was held on 18 March 2018. With the exception of the election in Russia-annexed Crimea, this election is considered legitimate. The election held in Crimea for the Russian presidency is internationally considered to be an illegitimate election, see more on this at the election page 2018 Russian presidential election in annexed Crimea. The election took place under restrictions on fundamental freedoms and limited space for political engagement.