NSF calls for new voter lists ahead of elections | Égypt-actus | Scoop.it

The National Salvation Front said Wednesday that parliamentary elections cannot go ahead unless the government issues new voter electoral lists and offers concrete guarantees the polls will be free and fair.

The main opposition coalition made the announcement ahead of its first roundtable with Islamic parties, including the Nour Party, Strong Egypt Party, Egypt Party and Reform and Development Party on Saturday.In a statement after a meeting at the Free Egyptian Party headquaters, NSF members expressed their concern about possible manipulation of voters lists, a complaint that is being reviewed by the State Commissioners Authority.The NSF also welcomed the resignation of Justice Minister Ahmed Mekky.


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