President Barzani: Decision today is for the people of Kurdistan

President Barzani: Decision today is for the people of Kurdistan

Sep 30 2018

ARK News: Kurdish prominent leader and the president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani cast his vote for the fifth round of the parliamentary election, saying that people will make the decision on the popularity of political factions today.

Barzani called on the people of Kurdistan Region to not miss the chance of voicing their will for the political structure of the region
He described the success of the election process as the success of all the political factions competing for the parliament.

“The Kurdish political parties all need each other to take the political process forward,” Barzani said, noting that the ultimate goal of the competition is to serve the people

More than 3 million voters in the Kurdistan Region will go, this morning 30/9/2018 to the polling stations to vote in the parliamentary elections of Kurdistan, where 773 candidates representing 29 political entities, including three coalitions, will compete for 100 seats out of 111 seats, which represents the total seats of Parliament in the Kurdistan Region, as for the remaining 11 seats they will be allocated to the quota of national minorities in the region of Turkmen, Caldo Assyrians, and Armenians.

Polling stations have opened since 8:00 am to close at 6:00 p.m.