Mauritania

Parliamentary 2006


Published

Elections to the National Assembly were held in two rounds, which took place on 19 November and 3 December 2006.

Al-Mithaq (moderate Islamist independents) 41
RFD-UFP
Rally of Democratic Forces (Regroupement des Forces Démocratiques) 15
Union of Forces of Progress (Union des Forces du Progrès) 8
RFD-UFP 2
Republican Party for Democracy and Renewal (Parti Républicain Démocratique et Renouvellement) 7
APP-HATEM
People’s Progressive Alliance (Alliance populaire progressiste) 5
Mauritanian Party of Union and Change (Parti mauritanien de l’union et du changement-HATEM) 2
APP-HATEM 2
Rally for Democracy and Unity (Rassemblement pour la Démocratie et l’Unité) 3
Union for Democracy and Progress (Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès) 3
Democratic Renovation (Rénovation Démocratique) 2
People’s Front (Front populaire) 1
Social-Democratic Unionist Party (Parti unioniste démocratique et socialiste) 1
National Rally for Democracy, Liberty and Equality (Rassemblement national pour la liberté, la démocratie et l’égalité) 1
Union of the Democratic Center (Union du centre démocratique) 1
Alternative 1
Total 95

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