Saturday, April 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) in a meeting with the chairman and members of the independent election commission, the chairman and member of Independent Election Commission (IEC) informed President Karzai on preparedness for future presidential elections. Present at this meeting also were vice-presidents. They also discussed the five-year strategic plan of the commission and assured the president that this will soon be presented to the presidential office. Views were also exchanged at the meeting on past elections, violations, and foreign interventions and the lesions learned of the past experiences and measures to prevent such issues in the future. President Karzai told them that we need two things. First the independent election commission should strong that the people of Afghanistan should have trust on it and second that the legal and judicial source that should address elections in case problems.