UAE election

Turnout rises in the UAE's latest Federal National Council election

Issue 1179 - 25 Oct 2023 | 1 minute read

Turnout reached 44% in the UAE's fifth Federal National Council election,  according to official figures. This was the second highest turnout on record; it peaked at 74% in the first election in 2006. Just three members retained their seats from the outgoing chamber.

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