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36 Iraqi lawmakers named for Election Commission's membership

36 Iraqi lawmakers are candidates for Election Commission's membership

36 Iraqi lawmakers, backed by major and important blocs, have been nominated for Election Commission Council's membership, Zana Said, the MP at the committee in charge of the nominations f the Electoral Commissioners, said Thursday.

He added that the committee accomplished its work and submitted its report to the parliament speaker to pick the best of these candidates for the Commission.

Said added that the parties' candidates always win the membership of the committees as the blocs take care of their interests by choosing their representatives in these committees.

He also confirmed that most of these candidates are not qualified based on the terms of nomination, which stated that the candidate must be independent or at least resign from his party ahead of nomination, but the candidates did not do that.

Last Modified: Thursday، 07 September 2017 12:47 PM