Situation Report on the Mitigation of Elections Threats to the peaceful conduct of the 2018 General Elections in Sierra Leone

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Category: WARN Bulletin

 

The situation report for October focused on the competition between political parties and their supporters accompanied by increased violence events. NEWS reports indicate political violence in several locations across the country expressed in the form of violent communication and physical attacks. With four months left to the elections date, risk factors arising from political activities could threaten the effort of the National Electoral Commission and the State to conduct