• Short Summary

    THE REPUBLIC OF MALAGASY - FORMERLY MADAGASCAR - IS GETTING READY OF ITS SECOND POST-INDEPENDENCE LEGISLATIVE ELECTIONS.

  • Description

    THE REPUBLIC OF MALAGASY - FORMERLY MADAGASCAR - IS GETTING READY OF ITS SECOND POST-INDEPENDENCE LEGISLATIVE ELECTIONS. THE LAST NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF 107 MEMBERS - ENDED ITS TERM IN JUNE. MEMBERS ARE ELECTED BY UNIVERSAL SUFFRAGE AND SEVERE A TERM OF FIVE YEARS.

    OVER 2 1/2 MILLION PEOPLE ARE ON THE ELECTORS' LIST. ELECTION DAY IS ON SUNDAY (AUGUST 8) WITH 230 CANDIDATES IN THE RUNNING. THE NUMBER OF SEATS IN THE ASSEMBLY FOR THIS TERM REMAINS UNCHANGED, AT 107.

    THE MAIN CONTENDING PARTIES IN THE CAMPAIGN ARE THE GOVERNMENT SOCIAL DEMOCRATS (PSD); AND TWO INDEPENDENT GROUPS (AKFM AND MONIMA).

    WITH FRANCE, MALAGASY IS ONE OF SEVEN REPUBLIC IN THE FRENCH COMMUNITY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACO763AXOCZD1XWL04TL4U79Z9
    Media URN:
    VLVACO763AXOCZD1XWL04TL4U79Z9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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