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  Updated: October 5, 2009

Al-Marje As-Sistani refuses reports about vote boycott

By: Ismail Zabeeh

HOLY CITY OF NAJAF, Iraq: An official source in the office of Al-Marjaiyah Ad-Diniyah Ayatullah Sayed Ali al-Husseini As-Sistani has declined on Monday reports which said that the Grand Ayatullah warned that he may call for a boycott of January's general election if MPs adopt a closed voting system,Iraq’s Buratha News reported.

"Ayatollah Ali Husseini al-Sistani expressed his support for the open list, and we think the open list is one of the ways to push large numbers of Iraqis to vote in the elections," the official sorce told Iraqi satellite.

AFP had reported quoting an aide of the Ayatullah that he warned that he may call for a boycott of January's general election if MPs adopt a closed voting system.         


 
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