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IECC Inches Closer to Finalize Investigations of Kabul Parliamentary Elections

The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) is expected to finalize its investigations regarding Kabul parliamentary elections on Friday, an official said. Qasim Elyasi, a member of the IECC said there are changes in the final results of Kabul parliamentary elections and the Independent Election Commission (IEC) will make the announcement. …

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Leaked Documents Show President Ghani ‘Meddled’ in Parliamentary Vote

Documents obtained by Ariana News show that President Ashraf Ghani has meddled in October parliamentary elections in favor of a particular candidate. Based on the obtained documents, the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission had asked the Attorney General’s Office (AGO) to provide information about parliamentary candidates with criminal convictions. In between, …

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New Electoral Commissioners Sworn In

The new members of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) and the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) took the oath of office on Monday after being appointed by President Ashraf Ghani. Speaking at the swearing-in ceremony held in the Presidential Palace, Ghani said that the new commissioners are representing all political parties …

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IECC Invalidates All Votes in Kabul

The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) on Thursday announced that the results of voting at all polling centers in Kabul parliamentary elections have been invalidated. The announcement was made by the IECC Spokesman Ali Reza Rouhani. According to the complaints commission, evidence of widespread fraud is the main reason behind …

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Early Election Campaigns Illegal, Candidates Will Face Actions: IECC

The Independent Electoral Commission (IECC) says it has begun addressing the complaints against early campaigning for parliamentary elections.  The IECC’s move apparently comes after some parliamentary election candidates’ have begun campaigning for the elections by posting their large pictures in Kabul City. Ali Reza Rohani, Spokesman of the IECC said …

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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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