July 7 parliamentary elections to be held in Libya
The head of Libya’s election commission says the vote for a national assembly has been pushed back to July 7 to give candidates more time to campaign and voters more time to register, the Washington post reports.
Nouri Al-Abbar told The Associated Press that the delay from the original date of June 19 also gives the commission more time to look into appeals regarding the qualification of candidates.
The assembly will write a new constitution and form a new government.
The election commission’s website says nearly 2.8 million Libyans are registered to vote.
According to the head of commission, the author of photo hasn’t taken into account that the stamp is put only one side of the envelope, so it is impossible to cast the ballot in such position, that all the stamps can be visible.
The main Kurdish militia in Rojava is the Democratic Union Party (PYD), an offshoot of the Turkish-Kurdish rebel movement known as the PKK. According to news reports, the PKK has sent several hundred fighters from Turkey to Syria to help the PYD against the jihadists.