Al-Sharifi: It takes two years for early elections
10:11 - 07/12/2019
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Former Director of the Electoral Commission at the Electoral Commission, Moqdad Al-Sharifi, confirmed on Saturday that preparing for early elections needs between one and a half years to two years, and with the support of the United Nations.
Al-Sharifi said in a statement reported by Al-Sharq Al-Awsat newspaper and seen by him / the information. The law approved by the parliament is good in itself, but the new parliament will need time to form it. To manage the elections, therefore we need more time. ”
On whether it is possible to go to early elections according to the current calls, Sharifi said, “It is difficult to go to early elections within 6 months, for example. We need a year and a half and perhaps two years to conduct it and with the support of the United Nations, as the current general managers, their assistants and departments were excluded, and therefore there must be alternatives to these, and this is not easy. ”
The advisor to the President of the Republic, Shirwan Al-Waeli, revealed, today, Saturday, the circulation of several names to fill the position of Prime Minister instead of resigning [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
, indicating that dialogues and consultations are ongoing to crystallize a vision to choose the next prime minister. Done / 25