Elections

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We are told that elections are a marker of democracy, that by virtue of voting, a person is enacting their democratic right participating in the...
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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Updated 5:00 pm: Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki won the largest share of Iraqi parliamentary seats in last month's national elections, according to...
Monday, May 19, 2014
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Vote counting was under way Thursday after Iraqis braved a wave of attacks to cast ballots in elections hailed by the United Nations and the US as a...
Thursday, May 1, 2014
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Updated at 2:35 pm: Iraqis defied a rash of attacks that killed seven people to vote Wednesday in the country's first general election since US...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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Twin bombings killed 15 people northeast of Baghdad Tuesday, the latest in a wave of deadly violence that has cast a pall over Iraq's first general...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
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Updated 6:27 pm: Deadly attacks on Monday, including a spate of suicide bombings, killed 27 soldiers and policemen as they cast their ballots ahead...
Monday, April 28, 2014
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Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in local polls that had become a referendum on his rule and said he would "enter the lair" of...
Monday, March 31, 2014
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Violent feuds broke out Sunday in Turkish local elections for village and neighborhood leaders, leaving eight people dead and 13 wounded, media...
Sunday, March 30, 2014
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The Israeli mayor of Jerusalem won re-election on Wednesday in a race that dealt a political blow to his challenger's main backers, former Foreign...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
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