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

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Spanish Publication Date: March 18, 2013 Source: ABC Country: Paraguay

El gerente de transmisión de la ANDE, ingeniero Sixto Duré, dice que no se puede descartar ninguna hipótesis en el caso del corte de luz en la noche del domingo en la zona del Banco Central del Paraguay, donde se realizaba el debate presidencial....

Spanish Publication Date: March 17, 2013 Source: ABC Country: Paraguay

La caída de la línea de transmisión de Puerto Botánico y consecuente interrupción del servicio de energía eléctrica fue un boicot contra el debate Presidencial realizado en el teatro del Banco Central del Paraguay, según expuso el titular de la...

Spanish Publication Date: March 17, 2013 Source: ABC Country: Paraguay

Tras dos cortes de luz, el debate presidencial, con la presencia de los candidatos Horacio Cartes, Mario Ferreiro, Efraín Alegre, Miguel Carrizosa, continúa en el Banco Central del Paraguay.

Spanish Publication Date: February 26, 2013 Source: Paraguay.com Country: Paraguay

A poco menos de dos meses de los comicios, la campaña entra en la etapa de debates entre los candidatos. En esta ocasión estuvieron 4, incluido Horacio Cartes; los ausentes, Carrillo Iramain y Lino Oviedo Sánchez.

English Publication Date: February 26, 2013 Source: Di-ve Country: Malta

The debate tonight took place at Intercontinental Hotel, St Julians, between the Nationalist Party Leader Lawrence Gonzi, the Labour Party Leader Joseph Muscat and the Alternattiva Demokratika Chairperson Michael Briguglio.

English Publication Date: February 25, 2013 Source: VOA News Country: Kenya

Kenya’s presidential candidates argued over the economy, corruption and foreign policy at the second and final presidential debate Monday in Nairobi. The candidates came out aggressively with just a week to go before the vote.

English Publication Date: February 25, 2013 Source: The Star Country: Kenya

Jubilee presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta will participate in tonight’s presidential debate after all, Uhuru has arrived at the Brookhouse international school, the venue for the debate, allaying fears that he would not participate in the...

English Publication Date: February 24, 2013 Source: All Africa Country: Kenya

Ninety three percent of registered voters feel presidential debates are beneficial to Kenyans, according to a poll conducted by Ipsos Synovate.

English Publication Date: February 11, 2013 Source: All Africa Country: Kenya

The first presidential debate involved eight candidates who promised to accept the March 4th poll results in order to avoid a repeat of the 2008 post-election violence.

Spanish Publication Date: December 13, 2012 Source: Ecuador Times Country: Ecuador

Ayer, organizado por la Cámara de Comercio de Guayaquil, en el Centro deConvenciones, entre las 19:00 y las 22:00, se realizó el debate con 6 de los 8candidatos a la presidencia del Ecuador, en los comicios del 17 de febreropróximo