UNHCR rejects the decision of the parliament to cancel part of the election results and manual sorting {expanded}

Date of release: 2018/5/31 16:03 • 164 times read
(Baghdad: Al Furat News) The Electoral Commission for the elections, on Thursday, the decision of the House of Representatives to cancel part of the results of the legislative elections and the manual counting of some funds.
“The Commission will not respond to the parliament’s decision to cancel part of the results of the recent parliamentary elections and the manual counting and counting of 10 percent of the ballot boxes,” the head of the Commission, Maan al-Hitawi, told a news conference in Baghdad.
He said that the decision of the Iraqi parliament, last Monday, in this regard violates the laws in force. ”
He said that” the Commission will wait for a decision of the Federal Supreme Court in this regard, reassuring the political blocs and citizens that the results reflect the will of voters. ”
For his part, “The results of the elections were identical to what is in the ballot boxes, and therefore we declare them once again to reassure the Iraqi people and not to pay attention to those who want to turn on the electoral process,” said Riad Badran.
He explained that “our ruler is the law and the Constitution and the election law, and we have dealt with all Pariah especially with the committee formed by the Council of Ministers on complaints and appeals.”
“The Board of Commissioners, in a spirit of cooperation, transparency and respect, we have provided the Ministerial Committee with all the required information, as well as the written response to the inquiries,” Badran said.
He explained that “what is raised by 10 percent and the cancellation of the vote abroad, we say that the law is the ruling on the validity or non-validity of the decision of the House of Representatives and the extent of its commitment to the Commission, and we await the decision of the Federal Court, and we confirm our full readiness with regard to the manual counting and sorting if it was decided by Court “.
With regard to the cancellation of partial or total elections, Badran noted that “this is the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and we await its decision regarding the work of the Commission now.”
He pointed out that “the Commission after the announcement of the results and the receipt of complaints began to receive the appeals and part of those appeals turned to the judiciary body,” lauding the partners of the political process to respect the Constitution and the will of the Iraqi people, who voted and everyone to respect the election results. ”

 

announces a schedule for the salaries of 32 ministries and bodies

Kurdistan announces a schedule for the salaries of 32 ministries and bodies
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The Ministry of Finance in the Kurdistan Regional Government announced on Thursday a new schedule for salaries of employees.
And cited a ministry statement schedule for the distribution of salaries in days, ministries and directorates are as follows:
First , on Sunday , June 3, 2018, the Ministry of Education and the distribution of salaries
Second , on Monday , June 4, 2018
1 Ministry of Health
2 Ministry of Finance and Economy
III on Tuesday , June 5, 2018
1 Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
2 Ministry of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs
3 Families of Martyrs, Anfal and Political Prisoners
Fourth: Wednesday 6 June 2018
1 Ministry of Electricity
2 Ministry of Transport and Communications
3 Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs
4 Judicial Council
5 Ministry of Justice
Fifth: On Thursday, June 7, 2018
1 Ministry of Municipalities
2 Ministry of Planning
3 Ministry of Natural Resources
4 Ministry of Industry and Commerce
Sasa: ​​Sunday 10 June 2018
1 Ministry of Construction and Housing
2 Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs
3 Persons with Special Needs
Seventh: Monday 11 June 2018
1 Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources
2 Bureau of Financial Supervision
3 Human Rights
Commission 4 Kurdistan Region
Authority outside the administration of the region 5 Environment Agency
6 Investment
Authority 7 Integrity
Commission 8 Independent High Electoral Commission for the referendum in the region
9 General Organization for Mine Action
VIII : on Tuesday , June 12, 2018
1 Ministry of Cultural The
Presidency of the Region
3 Presidency of the Parliament of Kurdistan
4 Presidency of the Council of Ministers
Ninth: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Security Council.

The Presidency of the Republic issued a statement on the approach of the Federal Court on the proceedings of the extraordinary session of Parliament

 

Release date: 2018/5/31 15:10 • 89 times read
The Presidency of the Republic issued a statement clarifying what is going on about the announcement of the results of the elections and its approach to the Federal Court on the proceedings of the extraordinary session of the Council of Representatives held on 28/5/2018 and the committee formed in the Council of Ministers to investigate the elections.
“The President of the Republic is the head of state and the symbol of the unity of the country and represents the sovereignty of the country and is keen to ensure compliance with the constitution and in order to arrange the Presidency of the Republic to follow up and monitor everything that contradicts the principles of the Constitution and the laws in force and the process of democratic construction of the state, And institutions, on the basis of this, the President continued to pay attention to what happened in the House of Representatives and the Council of Ministers. ”
“Therefore, the Presidency of the Republic opened the Federal Supreme Court as the judicial body responsible for the interpretation of the Constitution, and this was in respect of the authority of the judiciary and the obligation to be the cornerstone in the maintenance and application of the law.”
He continued, “Through the follow-up to what happened in the House of Representatives during the extraordinary session has generated doubts about the unconstitutionality of this meeting and its operation and the decision taken in it, based on the text of Article {61} of the Constitution, as it is not the Council’s competence to cancel the election results partially or wholly Kun The law of the Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) No. 11 of 2007 established a way to challenge the results of the elections by relying on the judiciary. Therefore, the work of the Chamber of Deputies has violated the principle of separation of powers and interferes with the jurisdiction and functions of the judiciary. “He said.
The statement continued, “It was the procedure of the House of Representatives to make its extraordinary session open contrary to the decisions of the Federal Supreme Court, which had already been separated in that, when it decided unconstitutional to keep the session open under its decisions numbered 55 federal / 2010 and 56 / Federal / 2010.
“On the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 198 of 2018 at its extraordinary session of 24/5/2018, and the establishment of a higher committee to investigate violations and violations in the electoral process, the President’s Office inquired at the Federal Court on the constitutionality of this Committee, It is believed that it and its work are contrary to the principles of separation of powers and the provisions of Article 80 of the Constitution, and the intervention of the Council of Ministers outside of its powers, and refer to this article (8 / IV) of the law of the Independent High Electoral Commission No. 11 of 2007, Resumes the final decisions of the Council only in front of God Judicial elections “.
He explained that “the Presidency of the Republic to address many of the constitutional violations and challenged before the Federal Supreme Court unconstitutional many of the laws and decisions in all cases where the presidency was monitoring what is contrary to the Constitution or restricts freedoms.”
The statement stressed that “the Presidency of the Republic stands at a distance from everyone and sponsors the democratic process and ensure the peaceful circulation of power and does not support any block or a political body or a joint boycott of the elections.”
“The presidency does not deny the possibility of manipulation of the electoral process and the ballot, but the President of the Republic supports the adoption of all the legal methods and contexts adopted by the Independent Electoral Commission for the elections and the judiciary to investigate and prosecute and hold any party proved to be involved in such manipulation in the electoral process
, The Republic continuously to the Independent Electoral Commission to take all legal measures to ensure the integrity of the electoral process. ”

 

Commission: a single point of its cancellation authority and ballot boxes matching election results

Commission: One authority with the power to cancel the ballot boxes matching the results of the elections
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The Electoral Commission announced that the judiciary will consider appeals submitted on the results of the voting process for the legislative elections within ten days.
The Electoral Commission announced yesterday the cancellation of the results of the parliamentary elections in more than 1000 ballot boxes out of the 53 thousand distributed inside and outside the country, because of red complaints and decisions (not explained reasons) taken by the technical committee of the Commission and the competent audit results.
The “red complaints” are those that UNHCR considers “gross violations (such as forgery and manipulation) that affect the outcome of competing lists at the polling station.”
“The results of the elections are identical to those in the ballot boxes, so we call on everyone to respect the law that is above all,” the commission said in a press conference
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On the movement of parliamentarians to cancel the election results, the Commission said, the Federal Court only authorized to cancel any results.
And the voice of the House of Representatives, in favor of a resolution obliging the Commission to re-counting and counting manually for 10 percent of the ballot boxes of the parliamentary elections as well as the cancellation of the results of the ballot and the internally displaced.
However, President Fuad Masoum considered in an official book the decisions of the parliament to cancel the votes of foreigners and displaced persons and manual recounting, “is illegal and contrary to the provisions of the Constitution and the law of the Commission.”
And opened the infallible Federal Court, to express its opinion in the decisions of the Iraqi parliament to determine the constitutionality of the decisions issued recently on the results of the parliamentary elections.

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Jubouri calls on the presidency and the judiciary to “cut the road to the disastrous mistakes of the elections” (expanded)

 

Editorial Date: 2018/5/30 23:06 • 13 times read
(Baghdad: Al Furat News) Speaker of the House of Representatives, Salim al-Jubouri, called on the presidency and the judiciary to “cut the road” on what he described as “catastrophic mistakes” that marred the electoral process.
Jubouri said in a statement received by the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it, “at a time when the Iraqi Council of Representatives and according to the Constitution to defend the course of the political process and correct the mistakes that damaged the electoral process to achieve the right and protect the will of the Iraqi people, This orientation and correct the mistakes and abuses in the recent elections, as these institutions are concerned to ensure the application of the Constitution and protect the democratic process and refrain from supporting any attempt to address the constitutional and legal procedures.
He added that “the rigging that took place in the elections, which rise to the level of distortion of the will of the Iraqi people in a large and organized and planned in advance would constitute a major scandal that harms Iraq and the entire political process if they are silent and pass.”
“For all of the above, the House of Representatives and full constitutional powers to the date of 30/6/2018, the past in the legislation of laws and take decisions that will protect the democratic process and in cooperation with the institutions of sovereign and executive state.”
He pointed out, “Accordingly, the House of Representatives calls on the presidency and the Republic to activate their constitutional mission and assume their historic responsibility in a way that protects justice and democracy, and cut the road to political wills that seek to pass the catastrophic mistakes that marred the electoral process.”

Amiri: Yes, there are violations in the elections, but there is no justification for canceling them

 

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Since 2018-05-30 at 21:37 (Baghdad time)

Baghdad Mawazine News

The leader of the Fatah alliance, Hadi al-Amiri, said Wednesday that there are “violations” within the elections that must be dealt with. He pointed out that there is “no justification” for canceling the elections, stressing the need to build new alliances on the basis of “national space.”

“There are violations within the elections that must be addressed,” Amiri told a news conference after meeting with a group of Arab and foreign ambassadors in Iraq. “There is no justification for canceling the elections.”

Amiri added that “each component has the right to nominate for the three presidencies,” stressing that “the new alliances must be based on the basis of national space, and all lists sit and establish a comprehensive national dialogue.”

He said Amiri, “Iraq is looking to build relations with all countries except the Zionist entity,” stressing the “need” to form an Arab alliance to combat and counter terrorism. ”

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Documents .. Infallible The cancellation of the election results is contrary to the Constitution and requests the opinion of the Federal Court

 

Date of release: 2018/5/30 21:10 • 138 times read
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) President Fuad Masum considered the decision of the House of Representatives on the cancellation of the election results for some provinces and re-counting and sorting “contrary to the Constitution.”
Masoum asked the Federal Supreme Court to give its opinion on the decisions of the Council of Ministers and the Council of Representatives regarding the parliamentary elections held on 12 May.
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