Radio Timor-Leste, May 23, 2012 language source: Tetun - National Election Commission (CNE) has officially publicised the list of the
political parties’ candidates and coalition parties which will compete in the parliamentary election, CNE Commissioner Arif Abdullah Sagran said.
The publication of the lists was made after going through two-day verification of the lists by CNE, he said. Mr. Sagran said they were waiting for any claims from the political parties, but if there were no claims, publication would be considered legal and was valid. There are 18 political parties and three coalition parties will compete in the legislative election that will be held on July 7.