This page highlights recent news and analysis on candidate debates from the international press.

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English Publication Date: September 12, 2019 Source: ABC News Country: United States

The presidential hopefuls will have 1 minute and 15 seconds for direct responses to questions and 45 seconds for responses and rebuttals. Candidates will have the opportunity to deliver opening statements, but there will be no closing statements...

French Publication Date: August 28, 2019 Source: Le Figaro Country: Tunisia

Les débats sont organisés par la chaîne de télévision nationale Wataniya, la haute autorité de l'audiovisuel (Haica), et la commission électorale tunisienne (Isie), avec l'appui d'une ONG dont le but est de promouvoir la démocratie, Munathara....

English Publication Date: August 27, 2019 Source: CTV News Country: Canada

Manitoba Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister was being accused of hiding from his opponents after plans for one leaders debate fell through and another seemed uncertain.

Spanish Publication Date: August 26, 2019 Source: Infobae Country: Argentina

El candidato a presidente de Consenso Federal deja atrás su decisión de suspender las acciones electorales por la crisis y se enfoca en los debates con Mauricio Macri y los candidatos de la oposición

English Publication Date: August 22, 2019 Source: The Hill Country: United States

Unfortunately, in the minds of those making the big decisions around who gets to moderate presidential debates these days, the sentiment of staying impartial and largely invisible coming from pros like Wallace and Schieffer no longer exists. That...

Spanish Publication Date: August 20, 2019 Source: República Country: Uruguay

Los candidatos presidenciales Daniel Martínez y Luis Lacalle Pou se verán las caras en un debate presidencial para la segunda quincena de setiembre.

 

Spanish Publication Date: August 19, 2019 Source: Subrayado Country: Uruguay

El debate será en los canales de televisión públicos y privados (4, 5, 10, 12 y TV Ciudad), y será el primero.

Spanish Publication Date: August 17, 2019 Source: Telefe Country: Argentina

En octubre, puntualmente los domingo 13 y 20, se realizarán los dos debates obligatorios del que deberán participar los seis postulantes a la Casa Rosada: el de Juntos por el Cambio, Mauricio Macri; el del Frente de Todos, Alberto Fernández; el...

French Publication Date: August 9, 2019 Source: TV 5 Monde Country: Tunisia

«La Tunisie est un laboratoire  pour le monde arabe et son seul espoir pour la démocratie».  C’est la conviction de Belabbes Benkredda. Ce consultant spécialiste du monde arabe, et auteur algéro-allemand, s’apprête à organiser Tunisia Decides...

English Publication Date: August 9, 2019 Source: National Post Country: Canada

The details of the debate are still to come, of course. “In the fall, we will have more to say about the debate format after we have conducted meetings with the political parties,” CDPP representative Jennifer McGuire said.