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New Electoral Law Permits Votes For Any Candidate

29 November 2017

North Cyprus News - Voting

On 7 January 2018 the TRNC public will be going to the polls to elect 50 deputies to represent them in parliament.

During these elections the changes to the elections and referendum law will be implemented and for the first time, citizens will be choosing candidates from all over the country, as it has become a single electoral region. Voters will be able to elect candidates from all 6 districts.

They will be able to vote by using just a stamp and select candidates or a combination vote.

There are 16 candidates from Lefkosa, 13 from Gazimagusa, 10 from Girne, 5 from Iskele, 4 from Guzelyurt (Morphou) and 2 candidates from Lefke standing for election to the 50 seat assembly.

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