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Certifying results, Electoral College approves distribution of MP seats

Albania’s Electoral College has approved the distribution of seats in the Albanian parliament based on the latest results of the Central Election Commission, in effect certifying the election results and opening the way for the new parliament to start work

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Court overrules CEC, orders Kukes investigation at SMI request

An investigation is to take place on the ballots cast in Albania’s northeastern county of Kukes over election irregularities last month that the junior partner in the winning coalition says cost it a seat in parliament. The Electoral College, Albania’s

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CEC turns down SMI request amid controversy over quorum

Albania’s Central Election Commission has ruled against a complaint filed by the Socialist Movement for Integration over irregularities in the northeastern region of Kukes,  arguing that insufficient evidence had been submitted. The Monday decision took place amid a debate that CEC lacked

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Decisions on voting places, media and ballots face challenges

Albania’s Electoral College, a group of judges with final say on election procedures, has cancelled a decision of the Central Election Commission, which would have allowed for voting to take place in private homes. The decision came after an appeal

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