CEC has not received appeals from opposition: CEC head
Azerbaijan, Baku, Dec. 22 / Trend M.Aliyev /
The Azerbaijani Central Elections Commission (CEC) has not received complaints from opposition parties about problems preparing for the municipal elections.
"We received complaints in connection with the nomination from 76 persons and 60 complaints were approved and their names have been registered," CEC head Mazahir Panahov told journalists.
The CEC will provide information on ballots at 10:00, 12:00, 15:00, 17:00 and 19:00.
Azerbaijani municipal elections are scheduled for Dec. 23. About 15,682 members are planned to be elected to 1,718 municipalities.
Azerbaijan has registered about 32,000 candidates for municipal members. Candidates from 18 political parties have been registered for elections.
Municipal elections were held twice in 1999 and 2004.
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