A Haitian electoral system deficient, according to OAS

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Haiti - Elections : A Haitian electoral system deficient, according to OAS

Monday to Costa Rica, Luis Almagro, the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), declared “[…] The problem is that the electoral process in Haiti does not offer minimum guarantees to the voters. The political system as a whole, whether the government and the opposition does not cooperate to make it work in a better way […] The system has no commitment nor solutions that are necessary for the people is expressed with confidence in the polls.”

Recalling that Haitian political actors “had the strength to reach agreement http://www.haitilibre.com/article-16533-haiti-politique-les-details-de-l-accord-de-a-a-z.html that will allow a temporary solution to the political crisis, but it is necessary to give much more important measures to legitimize the next election of a President,” stressing that this can not be achieved “if the polls are like supermarket boxes when a poll is a person with a table and a box tied around his head with tape […] These things do not inspire confidence to citizens to go to the polls to expres…”

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