Mauritania

Parliamentary 2007


Published

Elections to the Senate were held in two rounds, which took place on 21 January and 4 February 2007.

Al-Mithaq (moderate Islamist independents) 34
Rally of Democratic Forces (Regroupement des Forces Démocratiques) and allies 6
Rally of Democratic Forces–Union of Forces of Progress (RFD-UFP) 1
Republican Party for Democracy and Renewal (Parti Républicain Démocratique et Renouvellement) 3
Union of Forces of Progress (Union des Forces du Progrès) 1
Coalition of Forces for Democratic Change (Coalition des Forces de Changements) 3
Mauritanian Party of Union and Change (Parti mauritanien de l’union et du changement/HATEM) and allies 3
Union for Democracy and Progress (Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès) and allies 1
People’s Progressive Alliance (Alliance populaire progressiste) and allies 1
representatives of the diaspora 3
Total 56

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