Preliminary results released on Monday sparked accusations of manipulation
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Friday’s so-called “special voting” two days ahead of the election is meant to free police and soldiers so they can provide security on Election Day
Nine days before elections, demonstrators marched in central Baghdad
Demonstrators, mostly youth, had camped out in the capital’s Tahrir Square for months decrying endemic corruption, poor services and unemployment.
After 300 prominent Iraqis called for making peace with Israel, will Iraq be next to join the Abraham Accords?
It seems those in power do not share the boldly stated sentiment of the 300 who have been threatened with arrest for their pro-Israel statement
In its final statement, the conference called for establishing peace in the region and normalizing relations with Israel, which forced a large number of participants to withdraw and issue a public apology.
Full relations with Israel would help atone for the infamous act of driving out our Jewish population.
Voter turnout must be high and independent candidates must stick together for meaningful change
This is the second batch in a week to cross the Syrian territories towards Lebanon. The first batch included around 50 tankers.
Baghdad attempting to curb ISIS sleeper cells and stamp out drug-smuggling