IDU Update

 4 November 2016

Montenegro – IDU Calls for Political Dialogue to End Post-Election Crisis

Montenegro – IDU Calls for Political Dialogue to End Post-Election Crisis

The IDU is deeply concerned about the circumstances and outcome of the Montenegrin elections that took place on 16 October; the worsening situation in Montenegro, in particular the lack of a free press and the alleged collusion of security forces and threats against opposition parties.

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Iceland – IDU Member wins the election!

Iceland – IDU Member wins the election!

IDU’s Iceland member, the Independence Party, have won the country's elections. The party took 29% of the vote and a total of 21 seats in the 63 seat parliament.

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Spain – IDU Congratulates People’s Party on its return to government!

Spain – IDU Congratulates People’s Party on its return to government!

Mariano Rajoy, the leader of IDU member People’s Party (PP), returns for the second mandate as Spain’s Prime Minister after securing the confidence of the parliament on Saturday.

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Bringing Freedom, Democracy and Prosperity back to Venezuela

Bringing Freedom, Democracy and Prosperity back to Venezuela

Joint Statement of the International Democrat Union (IDU) and the Centrist Democrat International (CDI) by the Rt Honorable John KEY (IDU Chairman) and the Honorable Andrés PASTRANA (CDI President)

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Moldova - IDU Statement

Moldova - IDU Statement

The IDU strongly welcomes the decision of its member party, the Liberal Democratic Party of Moldova, to support a common centre-right pro-European candidate Maia Sandu in the upcoming presidential election on 30 October.

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With best wishes,

 

Christian Kattner

Secretary General

International Democrat Union

 

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