IEC Urges Journalists Covering Polls to Apply For Accreditation

تم نشره في Sun 14 August / Aug 2016. 12:00 AM
  • The Independent Elections Commission (IEC) Building - (Archives)

AMMAN — The Independent Elections Commission (IEC) Sunday renewed its call for local and foreign journalists to cover the Kingdom's upcoming parliamentary polls and reiterated its pledge to facilitate their job.

The IEC had set Sept. 10 as the deadline for the accreditation of local journalists under ad hoc instructions posted on the commission's website

It also urged local and foreign journalists and the audio-visual and print media community that meet its conditions to visit the website to read the instructions and fill the applications for accreditation.

The commission stressed it will cooperate with the media outlets and take the necessary measures to enable journalists to monitor and cover the various stages of the electoral process in line with Jordanian law and best international practices.