“The Mission has been able to verify that said procedures have been carried out in accordance with the law and regulations in force, and welcomes that the Peruvian system has the guarantees of due process”, they indicated through a statement published this afternoon.
Along these lines, the mission headed by former Paraguayan Foreign Minister Rubén Ramírez pointed out that it has assessed that the hearings to evaluate the appeals presented by the Fuerza Popular and Peru Libre parties have been conducted in accordance with the law and regulations, as well as with transparency. , by the National Elections Jury (JNE) and the respective special electoral juries (JEE).
“This is how it has to be and the restart of the hearings must be immediately restored”, he commented this morning when asked about the document published by the JNE.
“The JNE warns that it is false that there is a draft or resolution proclaiming the presidential election”, reported the electoral authority.
“The PNP is acting firmly and prudently during these events because there has been no damage to property or damage to people. We have prevented groups from meeting. It is a difficult job but there we are. We have been, if you want to say, a little flexible on that, but there is going to come a time when we have to put a little more order because the COVID-19 pandemic is not over. We must comply with sanitary measures “Elice said.
In statements to the press, Elice reiterated her exhortation to the leaders of the political parties not to encourage the participation of their followers in activities that generate crowds, especially when the country continues in a second wave due to the new coronavirus. He also insisted citizens not to attend these events.
“If they don’t respect democracy
he [Luis Arce] you are resigning because it is obviously what you want to do, which cannot be done during an electoral process it’s definitely causing a hit “added.
“We ask the JNE to, please, appoint alternates immediately so that this process continues and that Peruvians can live in a democracy and that democracy can be maintained because what is being prepared here is a coup d’état. , that’s the truth”He said in dialogue with the press after holding a meeting with the presidential candidate for Peru Libre, Pedro Castillo.
George Forsyth, former presidential candidate for National Victory, indicated that it is necessary for the National Elections Jury to designate alternates to continue with the electoral process for the second round.
Forsyth on the decline of Luis Arce: “We ask the JNE to please appoint alternates immediately”
Luis Arce “declines” to continue in the JNE and traps the process |
Reason. The magistrate made the decision after the plenary session rejected requests for the nullity of electoral records presented by Fuerza Popular. Specialists affirm that the law prevents him from resigning at this time, but a way out of the situation must be sought. They add that it destabilizes the jury.
“In my opinion it was a lethal blow because yesterday the parties have defended the position of nullity and we have been extremely respectful of authority. We could have all the doubts, all the mistrust and yet I believe that we have behaved as a convinced democrat should behave and present our arguments “, he indicated.
In an interview with RPP Noticias, the lawyer who supports the legal resources of Fuerza Popular pointed out that the letter from prosecutor Luis Arce with which he declined his position in the plenary session of the JNE “has dealt a very hard blow” to the legitimacy of this body .
Lourdes Flores: “Luis Arce’s letter has been an atomic bomb in the operation of the JNE”
JNE Plenary Suspends Appeal Hearing on Appeals for Annulment | Magistrates had called a session this Thursday to resolve requests from Popular Force. However, Magistrate Luis Arce, after resigning, did not appear for the session and there was no quorum to start.
The three magistrates who decided against attending the Popular Force exhortation were the president of the JNE, Jorge Luis Salas Arenas, and the magistrates Jovián Sanjinez and Jorge Rodríguez Velez. The only one who supported the position of the Fujimori party was Luis Arce Córdova.
Members of the JNE rejected by majority the foundations of Fuerza Popular to request the signatures of voters |
The plenary session of the National Jury of Elections (JNE), before putting to a vote the first ten appeals that Fuerza Popular presented to seek to annul voting tables in which they consider they found indications of an alleged fraud, debated the demands made by the Keiko Fujimori party. It was there that, by majority, they spoke out against the possibility of requesting the list of voters with the signatures of all voters in the second round of June 6.
This Wednesday, the JNE rejected 10 appeals files presented by Fuerza Popular, on the first day of the hearing of requests for the nullity of the minutes from the Special Electoral Juries (JEE).
Through its Twitter account, the highest electoral body reported that the public hearing will be broadcast on Channel JNE TV (channel 516 of MovistarTV) and Facebook Live.
Good morning friends of El Comercio, we continue with the coverage of the Peru General Elections 2021. Follow the latest news here.