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

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Spanish Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Source: CB 24 Country: El Salvador

Y el candidato del partido Arena, Carlos Calleja, difundió un video donde lamentó que el candidato de GANA, Nayib Bukele no se haya presentado en el debate presidencial convocado por la Universidad de El Salvador.

Spanish Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Source: Cronio Country: El Salvador

En un convivio ciudadano en Soyapango, San Salvador, la fórmula presidencial del Frente Farabundo Martí para la Liberación Nacional (FMLN), Hugo Martínez y Karina Sosa, indicó que está lista para asistir al debate presidencial que organiza la...

Spanish Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Source: La Página Country: El Salvador

La fórmula presidencial de VAMOS compuesta por Josué Alvarado Y Roberto Ocampo participaron esta mañana en una entrevista radial en la que aseguraron estar preparados para participar en los debates organizados por ASDER.

English Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Source: The Nigerian Voice Country: Nigeria

Following President Muhammadu Buhari's handover of the All Progressives Congress' campaign to the party's national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has asked the President not to...

English Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Source: Tempo Country: Indonesia

Chairman of the National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM) Ahmad Taufan Damanik said questions that will be asked by panelists in the 2019 presidential debate is not designed to place a candidate at a tight spot and corner them.

English Publication Date: January 8, 2019 Source: Red and Black Country: United States

Hosted most recently by Hofstra University, Washington University and the University of Nevada — Las Vegas, the 2016 presidential debates rallied the host institutions’ local communities as American politics descended upon them. Studies of the...

English Publication Date: January 7, 2019 Source: Daily Advent Nigeria Country: Nigeria

Arising from the hand over of his party’s campaign control to Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, the People’s Democratic Party’s candidate has warned Buhari not to use it as an excuse to be absent at the presidential debate which holds next week.

Spanish Publication Date: January 7, 2019 Source: El Salvador Country: El Salvador

La Asociación Salvadoreña de Radiodifusores (ASDER), confirmó que pese a las múltiples invitaciones al equipo de campaña del candidato de GANA, Nayib Bukele, no ha asistido a las reuniones previas a los debates que organizan para el próximo 9 y...

English Publication Date: January 7, 2019 Source: Antara News Country: Indonesia

The General Election Commission (KPU) has completed the rundown of official debates of the two pairs of Indonesian presidential and vice presidential candidates, with their first round of debate to take place on Jan 17.

English Publication Date: January 7, 2019 Source: Five Thirty Eight Country: United States

It might sound strange, but presidential primary debates are arguably more important than general election debates. Primary voters have weak initial preferences and can vacillate among candidates, so they can be heavily influenced by events like...