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‘FNC elections: Big win for the people of UAE’


At the end of the FNC voting on Saturday, there was great camaraderie as 20 members were elected to the Federal National...


At the end of the FNC voting on Saturday, there was great camaraderie as 20 members were elected to the Federal National Council. Dr Anwar Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Federal National Council Affairs, said: "All are winners today. There are 20 seats but there is a greater number of winners and these are the nominees. This election process is considered a successful one by all standards. The elections witnessed 79,175 votes, representing 35.29% of the electorate, compared to the 25,877 votes polled in the 2011 elections, representing 27.75%.

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