Bethnahrin Patriotic Union participates in preparatory conference for upcoming provincial elections in Iraq

BAGHDAD — A delegation from the Bethnahrin Patriotic Union (Huyodo Bethnahrin Athroyom, HBA), led by Deputy Head of the party Joseph Sliwa, participated in the preparatory conference in Baghdad for the upcoming Iraqi provincial elections organized by the Iraq’s Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC).

The Iraqi provincial elections are scheduled to be held in December. The conference will help communicate to participating parties the electoral mechanism.

During the conference, the Chairman of the Board of Commissioners and the Head of the IHEC delivered speeches, after which matters related to elections, party registration, alliances, nominations, and election conditions for general lists and lists for national minorities and religious components were discussed.