IHEC: Al-Kadhimi Directs To Extend Registration Period For Political Alliances For Another Two Months, Starting From Next February

Baghdad  The Independent High Electoral Commission announced that Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi directed to extend the registration period for political alliances for another two months, starting from next February.

The Commission stated in its weekly speech that: The extension came because of the dwindling number of those come to the Department of Parties and Political Organizations’ Affairs to register political alliances in the previous period, whose period elapsed after registering (6) new coalitions, with the continuation of the party registration process.

The Commission added that: The Prime Minister directed the necessity to extend the registration period for another two months, starting from next February, and the necessity to adopt the long-term biometric card exclusively for voting, and considering it as an official document.

 

Source: National Iraqi News Agency