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Political Parties Urge IEC to Assure Effectiveness of Biometric Devices

Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Thursday said that the process of transferring sensitive election materials to provinces will begin on August 30. On Wednesday, IEC expressed concerns regarding the biometric devices; however, officials said today that all challenges related to the devices have been resolved. Meanwhile, a number of …

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IEC to Hold Trial Presidential Election

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) intends to hold a trial presidential election in one part of the country before the upcoming polling day on September 28th. According to the officials, the trial election will be to recognize the probable challenges and plans in terms of sending the results from local …

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Presidential Electoral Campaign To Begin In Few Hours

The presidential electoral campaign will officially begin in next hours and will continue until September 25th. “The presidential candidates have to follow the procedures, behavior principles, and rules, which are available on the commission’s webpage, during the campaign term,” said Hawa Alam Nooristani, Chief of the Independent Election Commission (IEC). …

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Electoral Campaigns To Be Started In a Week

On occasion of the electoral campaigns, the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) says that it has sent out notices to the presidential candidates to begin their electoral campaigns based on the timeline and according to the law. The electoral campaigns will begin on July 28th when the 18 presidential candidates …

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Abdullah Stresses on Transparent Presidential Election

Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive of the country, warns that the repentance of the 2014 presidential election’s challenges in the upcoming election can be catastrophic. Abdullah says that the government official including heads of the defensive and security institutions should not interfere in the upcoming presidential election affairs. “They do not …

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IECC Determined To Sent Warning Letters To 5 Candidates For Premature Campaigns

The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) is expected to issue a warning letter to five presidential candidates including President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah for their premature electoral campaigns. According to the IECC, there are signs of premature electoral campaigns by some presidential candidates that can lead even …

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Ghani Asked Int. Community to Monitor Presidential Elections

President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday asked the international community and electoral watchdogs to monitor the upcoming presidential election of Afghanistan. According to a statement released by the presidential palace, President Ghani raised the issue during a joint meeting between the Independent Election Commission (IEC), the international community and the government …

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