UNHCR uses an electronic seal instead of ballots on ballots
22/4/2018 12:00 am
[rtl] Announced the punishment of 100 candidates and 25 parties for violating the electoral campaign system
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Independent Electoral Commission for the "morning" The vote on the ballot paper instead of regular pens in the parliamentary elections on 12 May next, while announcing the decision to punish more than (100) candidates are divided between most coalitions and political parties, as well as about 25 parties and a political coalition to violate the campaign system; Centers opened a proposal In all IDP displacement camps registered at the Ministry of Displacement and Migration, at a time when Ninewa governorate has been updating the cards of more than 1.25 million voters out of the 2 million eligible to vote.
A member of the Board of Commissioners Spokesman for the Commission Karim al-Tamimi said in a statement singled out by "morning": "The Commission and within its procedures to protect the electoral process from fraud, will be equipped polling stations electronic pens used to vote by voters," and added, "This pen will be marked with a sign "All these operations carried out by the Commission are to ensure the integrity of the electoral process and to deliver the voter's voice to the candidate he will choose on the day of the ballot," al-Tamimi said.
Tamimi said in another subject, that "the Commission issued a decision to punish 100 candidates divided between most coalitions and political parties, as well as about 25 political parties and alliances, financial fines for violating the electoral campaign system No. (11) for the year 2018," pointing out that "the Commission warned violators in case Al-Tamimi called on political parties and candidates to "cooperate with the Commission and abide by its procedures and regulations in order to avoid the sanctions that it may issue in the event of repetition of the violation." The opinion of the experience of his part, an expert on electoral affairs Kata Zubai, said that " the electronic seal will reduce fraud and manipulation of ballot papers and ward off any doubts operations of the voter rigging the electoral process as well as verification and hardware acceleration results."
"The seal is imported by a well-known Japanese company known for making such seals with a high degree of safety through ink, Zobaie, that "the ballot paper if stamped by the stamp can not be deleted in addition to it will go to the ballot box without any manipulation by any personality," directed his message to all voters "the need to participate in the electoral process and the election of the best that can achieve ambitions People ". IDP centers
In turn, a member of the Board of Commissioners Hazem al-Ridini said in a press statement followed by "morning": "The Electoral Commission for elections opened polling stations in all the camps provided to us by the Ministry of Migration and Displaced People over the past period," added Rodini, "The Commission relies on the Ministry of Immigration only In the deployment of polling stations in displacement camps, "noting that" will be considered the possibility of opening new polling stations in new camps may provide us with migration. "
The National Coalition headed by Iyad Allawi, waved on Saturday, filed a complaint against the Electoral Commission in the Federal Court on the grounds of non-response to open polling stations in camps for displaced persons, adding that "submitted a formal request to the United Nations and Prime Minister Haider Abadi to intervene in this regard."
The Office of the Electoral Commission in Britain began its work on Saturday in the selection of staff working in polling stations in London, the correspondent of the Iraqi News Agency (INA), "The Commission conducted a series of training for a group of workers in the field of coordination and information and training managers, That "the process of liquidation of applicants from the Iraqi community to work as polling officers in the city of London began after the closure of the door of submission," noting that "the Commission will select at least thirty managers distributed on the polling stations." Nineveh cards and in the election news in the provinces; the city of Mosul, the center of the province of Nineveh, the second largest province of Iraq, a very high demand in the modernization of electronic cards despite the exit of the city not far from the control of gangs, "Dahesh"
The director of the Nineveh Elections Office, Mohammed Hani Al-Badrani, told Al-Sabah: "The distribution process is continuing and in the case of a significant increase, especially after 41 centers have been opened in most remote areas. This has led to an increase in the distribution of cards in very large numbers, Ninewa, "pointing out that" there is a simulation process for the acceleration of the results or the electronic fund and we have prepared a comprehensive experience of these stations, 100 stations distributed to the registration centers as a trial before the final ballot on May 12 next, "and competing 936 candidates in Nineveh to win 31 seats In the next parliament. From Kirkuk to Babylon In a related context, the province of Kirkuk transferred 169 polling stations to the places of the displaced, while keeping the same polling stations in areas that facilitate access to the citizen.
The governor of Kirkuk, Rakan Said for "morning": "The province and in cooperation with the Kirkuk Commission for the elections have taken measures to facilitate the conduct of the electoral process in the liberated areas, which restored stability after the return of its displaced and by opening polling stations after it was assessed security of the accessibility of citizens to These centers and efforts are continuing to return the displaced to their areas according to the directives of the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers, "noting that" there are areas where people can not return to it for several reasons, including the attachment of their children to the current academic season, has been transferred 169 polling stations for the displaced to their areas o And in the camps or in the vicinity of the city, which facilitates the proportion of up to 90 percent of the solution to the problem facing the process of their participation not to return to their areas.
In Babylon, the provincial election office, monitored several violations and violations of election propaganda by the political blocs and candidates for the Iraqi parliament coincided with the launch of electoral propaganda.
A central committee has been formed in the province, from which these committees are divided to monitor the electoral propaganda of the political entities, coalitions and candidates participating in the upcoming parliamentary elections in the city, districts and districts, and that many candidates and heads of political blocs have not complied with the controls set by the Commission in the election campaign, And paste their pictures on the wall of government institutions and put their pictures at a distance of less than 100 meters from the electoral centers and promised all the irregularities and must adhere to the rules of electoral propaganda stipulated by law Commission No. 10 of 201 2 ".
"The number of candidates for the parliament in the province of Babil for the next session reached 327 candidates, including 259 men and 88 women within 12 political entities, and the number of seats allocated to the province of 17 seats," noting that "the Office is removing these abuses immediately monitored, "The office of Babel set a fine of 5 million dinars for the violator entity and two million dinars for the candidate, and the monitoring and inspection committees are continuing in their work to reduce the phenomenon of violations that are monitored during the media campaign of the candidates." Between Dhi Qar and Wasit
On the other hand, the assistant director of the UNHCR office in the province of Dhi Qar, Rafid al-Zaidi for "morning": "The Office of the Commission monitored 20 violations, days after the start of the propaganda campaign for the elections by candidates in the entire province of Dhi Qar," noting that " By the monitoring committees formed in the election office in Dhi Qar distributed among the entire province to monitor any violations or irregularities by the candidates and political entities in the province, "adding that" violations included the placement of banners advertising in places not allocated for the status of some candidates, Glue the paste on the posters on the walls, also put the plaques Z walls of government departments in the province. "
In Wasit, a number of political entities and candidates for parliamentary elections in the province, signed a code of ethics that prohibits defamation or the demarcation of another political entity, and the use of illegal methods to encourage voters to cast their votes.
"The document included several items that stressed the political blocs and candidates in the exercise of propaganda campaigns in all transparency and integrity and the use of illegal methods to encourage voters to cast their votes, especially the marginalized classes, families and the elderly and the fight against violence against Elections and not attempt to defame or draw any candidate or political entity involved in the electoral process and equality between men and women in the election campaigns for candidates and the implementation of instructions and decisions issued by the Electoral Commission for elections " .[/rtl]
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