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Candidate Registration Process for Presidential Elections Will Kick Off Tomorrow

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) says the registration process of candidates for presidential elections will begin tomorrow (Saturday). According to the timeline of the election commission, the registration process of eligible candidates for presidential elections will start on December 22 and will end on January 2, 2019. Abdul Aziz Ibrahimi …

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Final Results of Elections Will Be Announced After Complaints’ Assessment: IECC

The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) says the final results of the parliamentary elections will be announced after the completion of the complaints’ assessment process.  Following the announcement of preliminary results of five provinces including Daikundi, Bamyan, Jawzjan, Farah, and Uruzgan by the IEC on Friday evening, the IECC stressed …

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UN Urges Electoral Authorities to Safeguard Integrity, Transparency of Elections

The Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has urged the electoral authorities to safeguard the integrity and transparency of the parliamentary elections, especially concerning vote counting, as well as the tabulation and announcement of results. In a statement on Sunday, UNAMA said that it encourages the electoral authorities to act expeditiously …

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IECC Drops 35 Names from Final List of Candidates for Parliamentary Elections

The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) has removed 35 names from the final list of candidates for the upcoming parliamentary elections. The names of the candidates were removed after a special investigation commission reviewed the complaints against the possible candidates for having links with illegal armed individuals and groups.  The …

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