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EU refutes media reports on candidate preference

Joseph Sayon/Maximilian Kasseh, Jr
The European Union (EU)
The European Union (EU)

MONROVIA,LIBERIA-The European Union has rejected reports by the New Democrat newspaper suggesting that it is concern about Liberia's future should the Coalition for Democratic Change wins the upcoming Presidential elections.

The European Union Delegation to Liberia however clarified that the EU does not have interest in a specific candidate, contrary to the report.

The EU in a release said the decision regarding which parties and individuals to win and take over state power depends on the Liberian people on 10 October. 

The European Union further praised the peaceful nature of the electoral process thus far, expressing the hope that political parties and other stakeholders, including the media, will continue to act in a responsible manner in accordance with the democratic process. 

The European Union expressed its commitment to Liberia and looks forward to working with the next democratically elected President of Liberia.


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