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Taliban-run executive dissolves Afghan election commissions

The Taliban dissolved Afghanistan’s Impartial Election Fee and Electoral Grievance Fee on Sunday.

Hawa Alam Nuristani (centre), leader of Election Fee of Afghanistan. The Taliban dissolved Afghanistan’s Impartial Election Fee and Electoral Grievance Fee on Sunday. (Photograph: AP)

The Taliban dissolved Afghanistan’s two election commissions in addition to the state ministries for peace and parliamentarian affairs, an authentic mentioned Sunday.

Bilal Karimi, deputy spokesman for Afghanistan’s Taliban-run executive, mentioned the rustic’s Impartial Election Fee and Electoral Grievance Fee had been dissolved.

He known as them “needless establishments for the present scenario in Afghanistan.” He mentioned if there’s a want for the commissions at some point, the Taliban executive can revive them.

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The global neighborhood is ready earlier than extending formal popularity to Afghanistan’s new rulers. They’re cautious the Taliban may just impose a in a similar fashion harsh regime as after they had been in energy twenty years in the past — in spite of their assurances on the contrary.

Each election commissions had been mandated to manage and supervise all sorts of elections within the nation, together with presidential, parliamentary and provincial council elections.

Karimi mentioned the Taliban additionally dissolved the Ministry for Peace and the Ministry of Parliamentarian Affairs. He mentioned they had been needless ministries within the executive’s present construction.

The Taliban had in the past close down the previous Girls’s Affairs Ministry.

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