17 mai 2018

UN asks Iraq to ‘promptly, thoroughly’ investigate claims of electoral fraud


ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – The UN's envoy in Iraq called on the nation's Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) to ‘immediately and fully’ investigate all public grievances made regarding the recent national election. “The Commission has to act expeditiously in order to seriously address all complaints including, as necessary, the conduct of partial manual recount in selected locations, notably in Kirkuk,” the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq Ján Kubiš [...]