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Thursday 22-06-2017 ETWA Welcomes IEC’s Announcement over the Date for Upcoming Elections The Election & Transparency Watch Organization of Afghanistan (ETWA) welcomes the Independent Election Commission (IEC) announcement regarding the date for upcoming parliamentary elections. ETWA believes that the date of the upcoming elections should be considered in such a way as to facilitate the implementation of the necessary electoral reforms that to ensure transparency of the elections in…

Weekly Monitoring Report of Wolesi Jirga 10th Dec – 15th Dec, 2016

Parliament Orders Dismissed Ministers to Stop Working Parliament’s administrative committee on Monday said the seven ministers dismissed by MPs recently must stop work immediately. Abdul Raouf Anami, the committee’s secretary, said government’s decision to refer the matter to the Supreme Court for interpretation is interfering with the authority of parliament. “The article does need further interpretation. Parliament authority cannot be decreased or increased based on interpretations. When ministers…

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Thursday 22-06-2017 ETWA Welcomes IEC’s Announcement over the Date for Upcoming Elections The Election & Transparency Watch Organization of Afghanistan (ETWA) welcomes the Independent Election Commission (IEC) announcement regarding the date for upcoming parliamentary elections. ETWA believes that the date of the upcoming elections should be considered in such a way as to facilitate the implementation of the necessary electoral reforms that to ensure transparency of the elections in order…

Weekly Monitoring Report of Wolesi Jirga 24th – 29th Dec, 2016

WJ: Moscow Meeting Violate International Norms Some Meshrano Jirga or upper house members on Sunday called an upcoming meeting between Russia, China and Pakistan on Afghanistan as interference in the country and against international norms. Senator Amina Afzali told Meshrano Jirga session, that Russia, China and Pakistan were expected to meet in Moscow in the absence of Afghanistan representatives. The trilateral meeting between Pakistan, Russia and China will be held in…

Weekly Monitoring Report of Wolesi Jirga 31st Dec – 5th Jan, 2017

MPs Protest Kabul Air Pollution Issue The Woelsi Jirga, or lower house members on Saturday demonstrated outside parliament over government’s inaction to control the sharp rise in pollution over Kabul city. An MP, Mohammad Abda, said: “Government has an obligation to stop importing poor quality fuel. Government also has an obligation to develop Kabul city’s canalization system.” The house speaker, Abdul Raouf Ibrahimi, said the high level of pollution is…

Weekly Monitoring Report of Wolesi Jirga 7th Jan – 12th Jan, 2017

MoJ: Elections to Follow by Loya Jirga The Minister of Justice, Basir Anwar on Monday said the National Unity Government (NUG) was committed to convening the Loya Jirga, but elections had to come first. He said in order for the country to hold a constitutional amendment Loya Jirga, parliamentary and district council elections first need to be held. He said the NUG was however, committed to convening the Loya Jirga….

Weekly Monitoring Report of Wolesi Jirga 15th Apr –20th Apr, 2017

LH OK’s Afghan -Indo Criminals’ Expulsion Treaty The lower house of parliament on Saturday approved the treaty that facilitates the ground for exchange of wanted criminals between Afghanistan and India. India and Afghanistan’s foreign ministers inked an extradition treaty to facilitate exchange of wanted terrorists and criminals on Sep. 14, 2016 in Delhi, Abdul Qayoum Sajad, a member of the house’s international relations committees said. He said the pact was shared…

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July 25, 2017
Thursday 22-06-2017 ETWA Welcomes IEC’s Announcement over the Date for Upcoming Elections The Election & Transparency Watch Organization of… Read More
Parliament Orders Dismissed Ministers to Stop Working Parliament’s administrative committee on Monday said the seven ministers dismissed by… Read More
MPs Protest Kabul Air Pollution Issue The Woelsi Jirga, or lower house members on Saturday demonstrated outside parliament over government’s… Read More
MoJ: Elections to Follow by Loya Jirga The Minister of Justice, Basir Anwar on Monday said the National Unity Government… Read More
LH OK’s Afghan -Indo Criminals’ Expulsion Treaty The lower house of parliament on Saturday approved the treaty that facilitates the… Read More
Attack on M-Base Sparks MPs’ Harsh Criticism A number of Wolesi Jirga members on Saturday spoke out about deadly attack… Read More
Wolesi Jirga Suspends Four MPs The suspended parliament members are Ahmad Behzad, Parwin Durani, Fareshta Anwari, and Bashir Ahmad Tahyanj…. Read More
NUG Leaders Under Fire Over Vacant Ministries’ Posts Government’s continued delay to introduce new nominees for the vacant post of… Read More
MPs lose patience with govt over Cabinet picks Some Wolesi Jirga (lower house) members on Wednesday warned the government of… Read More
Protest tents inconveniencing Kabul is: MPs Some Wolesi Jirga members on Wednesday criticized the Jamiat-i-IslamiAfghanistan (JIA) party for demanding removal… Read More

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