12 June election timetable announced


The general election for 550 elected representatives in Turkey has been confirmed for 12th June 2011 and the electoral commission announced the following timetable:

List of neighbourhood units (polling districts) will be available from 18th to 31st March.

Voter information cards will be distributed from 24th April

A final list of candidates will be announced on 29th April

The official campaign will start on 10th May

But TV and Radio speeches will be restricted to the 5th June through to 11th June 6 p.m. at which point the campaign will stop with polling day the following day, 12th June.

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