UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel October 12, 2021 07:30

UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement


United Nations, Oct 12  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the successful conducting of parliamentary elections in Iraq and called on parties to resolve disputes that may arise through established legal channels, said his spokesman.

“The secretary-general commends the women and men of Iraq for their determination to make their voices heard through the ballot box on October 10. He notes the extensive efforts made by the relevant electoral and security bodies to ensure the largely peaceful conduct of the early parliamentary elections, called for by the people of Iraq in their quest for reform, accountability and a better future,” Xinhua news agency quoted Stephane Dujarric, the spokesman, as stating.

“The secretary-general urges all stakeholders to show patience and respect for the electoral timeline while the Independent High Electoral Commission tabulates the results, to resolve any electoral disputes that may arise through established legal channels, and to complete the electoral process by forming a government as soon as possible,” said the statement.

Guterres reaffirmed that the UN remains fully committed to supporting the government and people of Iraq, it said.

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel October 12, 2021 07:30

Search the Website

Advertiser’s Logos

Water Conservation

जब हम पानी को सब्जी पकाने के लिए इस्तेमाल करते हैं, तो हमें उतना ही पानी इस्तेमाल करना चाहिए जितने पानी की हमें जरूरत है।

Sarkaritel.com Interview with U P Singh (IAS), Secretary, Ministry of Jal Shakti & Drinking Water & Sanitation by Ameya Sathaye, Publisher & Editor-in-Chief, Sarkaritel.com

HEALTH PARTNER