All posts tagged: elections

Democratic Systems Coexist with Problems and Crises and Do Not Solve Them

A royal decree was issued to dissolve the National Assembly and call again for elections. This scene has been repeated in Kuwait for decades. After the situation worsens between the two authorities, followed by parliamentary and popular tensions, and a political blockage that leads to disruption of the work of the Council and the government. […]

The Winners and Losers in August Poll are both Stooges of a Failed system of Democracy

With just few days to the August 9 polls, some Muslims leaders along with Government Scholars in the country have urged Muslims to diligently assess and vet candidates contesting for different seats to make informed choices. Twisting the meaning of the ayat and misapplying the jurisprudence principles such as ‘lesser evil’ have been the norm […]

Party’s Manifestos: Status-quo will remain largely unchanged since Islam has been excluded

The race for Kenya’s next president has intensified, with presidential candidates that have been cleared by the country’s electoral body launching manifestos to win more votes of the Aug.9 general election. Raila Odinga who is running the Presidency at the fifth time has unveiled his party’s manifesto early June which is basically on of a […]

Iraq: From Political Blockage to Political Collapse

After a struggle, rivalry and strife for more than 7 months, the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, announced the resignation of the members of his largest parliamentary bloc in the Iraqi parliament, which numbered 73, against the backdrop of the continuation of the Coordination Framework – which includes Shiite political forces as well […]

With Elections at the Door and the Calls to Intensify Participation in Its Sin

[مَعْذِرَةً إِلَى رَبِّكُمْ وَلَعَلَّهُمْ يَتَّقُونَ] “To be absolved before your Lord and perhaps they may fear Him.” [Al-A’raf: 164] (Translated)  After the expatriates’ vote ended, and with the upcoming elections in Lebanon on 15/5/2022, calls were issued to the people to “widely participate and elect their representatives in the Parliament. People were urged to go […]

It is Not Permissible to Participate in Municipal Elections under Secular Rule by Nomination or Election

The Jordanian municipal elections, which include governorate councils, municipal councils, and the Amman Municipality Council, will be held on 22/3/2022, according to what the Independent Election Commission announced. The Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Local Administration – stressed during a speech he delivered at the press conference to launch the national campaign to promote […]

President Kais Saied’s Decisions… A New Dose to Revive the Failed Regime

On Monday evening, 13/12/2021, President Kais Saied announced a number of decisions that can be summarized as follows: – Changing the man-made constitution, and replacing it with another man-made constitution, with the aim to change the system of government from a presidential parliamentary to a presidential one.

Ruwaybidah, son of Ruwaybidah, is Striving Again for Power

The son of ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, 49-year-old Saif al-Islam is running for president. General elections are due on December 24th. A graduate of European universities, Saif al-Islam was considered one of the most loyal associates of Muammar Gaddafi and was involved in Libya’s foreign relations with Western countries. (Source: ru.euronews.com)

Open Letter to Muslims in Denmark Regarding the Elections for Municipal Councils

O Muslims: You Will Not have any Weight or Influence in the Political Life Except on the Basis of Islam Elections for municipal councils take place this month, electoral campaigns are at its most intense. The debate on elections is revolving among Muslims as well, and some municipalities has launched some initiatives to urge Muslims […]

The Ruling on Participation in the Republic Presidential Elections

Participation in the presidential elections on October 24 is forbidden for Muslims. And the evidence is: the system ordained in the Shariah is the Khilafah (Caliphate) system. The republican system that is based on the democratic system is not the system of government in Islam. The person who will be at the head of the […]

Shavkat Mirziyoyev Follows his Tyrannical Teacher Karimov in Persecution of Muslim Women

The Supreme Court of Tashkent issued an official statement on the circulating news about the arrest, as a precautionary measure, of Mrs. M. M. who posted prohibited material on Facebook. According to the writer of the publication, counter-terrorism officers in Yunusabad district have arrested the woman from her home and she is currently being held […]

The Shari’ Verdict about the Elections to be Held in Iraq

After the demonstrations that Iraq has witnessed in the capital, Baghdad and the southern provinces, due to the deteriorating situation and the rampant corruption in all parts of the state, and the subsequent resignation of Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi and the advent of Mustafa Al-Kazemi, who promised to eliminate corruption and hold early elections on […]

Q&A: Latest Political Developments in Chad

Question: On 20/4/2021, the Chadian army announced the killing of Chadian President Idriss Deby in a battle in the north against rebels who had arrived from southern Libya, and announced the formation of a military council headed by the son of the murdered President, commander of the Presidential Guard, Mahamat Deby, for a transitional period […]

The Third Legislative Elections, A New Chapter in the Liquidation of the Palestine Issue

The Palestinian factions met in Cairo and agreed to hold the legislative, presidential and National Council elections. Will these elections be like the previous ones, a new chapter in the chapters of the liquidation of the Palestine issue and empowerment of the Jewish entity?

The Future is for Islam, and the Shabab of the Brotherhood are our Brothers and our Pride As for the Oppressors, they are not from us, nor are we from them

During her interview with MP Al-Safi Saeed on the “Hadath and Hadith” program that was broadcasted by Al-Insan Channel on Friday, 28 Rajab 1442 AH, March 12, 2021 CE, the presenter of the program, Amani Bin Issa, tried to link Hizb ut Tahrir with President Kais Saied in a desperate attempt to involve Hizb ut […]

FB Q&A: The Ruling on Participating in Monitoring Democratic Elections

Question: Assalamu Alaikum, I would like to ask about the Islamic ruling on participating in monitoring parliamentary elections with the evidence, Baraka Allahu Feek. Clarification of the question: The nature of work has nothing to do with the counting or matters of organizing elections, the nature of work involves news and statistics about the elections. […]

The Emergency Ordinance – A Problem Solver?

On the 14th of January, the Emergency Ordinance 2021 was gazetted. It was proclaimed by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah to safeguard the country from the economic threat posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. The gazettement is dated January 14th but takes retrospective effect from January 11th, 2021. Subsequently, the Prime […]

Elections under the Capitalist System are Deceptive and the Establishment of the Khilafah is an Obligation

On 13 Muharram 1441 AH, corresponding to 12/09/2019 CE, Hizb ut Tahrir / Wilayah Tunisia issued a leaflet calling on Muslims in Tunisia not to be deceived by the current elections as they do not reflect the real will of the Ummah, after their Islam was marginalized and secluded from the direct impact on its […]

In Democracy, No Matter Who Wins Pakistan’s Vote, the People Lose to Colonialism

Pakistan will not witness any change through Democracy The results of Pakistan’s 11th General Elections make clear that there will never be change or a new Pakistan through Democracy. On the one hand the vote winners in the provinces are those who are skilled in corruption after decades of practice. On the other hand, in […]

Don’t Vote in Democracy as it is a Sin and Let Democracy Finally Die its Own Death

Reject Democracy and Establish Khilafah Hizb ut Tahrir / Wilayah Pakistan has undertaken a strong campaign ahead of Pakistan’s general elections on 25 July 2018. It has distributed leaflets, organized public addresses and put up banners in public places. It is calling for the abolition of Democracy and the re-establishment of the Khilafah (Caliphate) on […]

Perennial Elections are Desperate Attempts of Democracy to Whitewash its Failures

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) declared Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the 2017 General Election held on Tuesday August 8th.   Mr. Kenyatta won a second term after he garnered 8,203,290 votes representing 54.27% of the casted votes. The results were however disputed by Raila Odinga the National Super Alliance Presidential candidate who […]