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CEC issues final election results, electoral process officially ends

Albania’s Central Elections Commission has issued its final results of the June 23 general parliamentary election six weeks after the election took place. The final results reaffirm the landslide win by the Socialist-led coalition over its rivals led by the

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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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Changing earlier results, CEC ruling gives disputed Lezha MP seat to Democrats

Albania’s Central Election Commission has decided in favor of a complaint by the Democratic Party, ruling that preliminary results were wrong in the northern Lezha County and a seat earlier awarded to the Socialists should be given to the Democrats

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Election results known and accepted, but not yet official

One week after the June 23 general elections, Albania knows the winner of the elections but has no official results, and there is no deadline on when the whole process will end. More than two months after a pre-electoral political

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SP, SMI reach deal over PM, Parliament Speaker posts

 After claiming a landslide victory in the June 23 general election, the opposition Socialist Party  and its key ally, the Socialist Movement for Integration, have agreed that SP leader Edi Rama will be the country’s new prime minister while SMI

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Left headed for large election victory in Albania

 Albanians grant large victory to Socialist-led opposition, ousting Democrats from power. Albania’s opposition, led by Edi Rama, is headed to a landslide victory against the Democrats of incumbent Prime Minister Sali Berisha, according the latest count of ballots in the

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Albania’s Socialist-led coalition continues strong lead

With around a quarter of nationwide ballots already counted, Albania’s opposition Socialist Party-led coalition has a clear lead over the governing Democratic Party-led coalition in the country’s general elections. Data published by Albania’s Central Election Commission by 2 p.m. Monday showed

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