Report: Iraq on the Eve of the Elections

by Marisa Cochrane Sullivan, James Danly

BACKGROUNDERS: IRAQ ON THE EVE OF ELECTIONS

Iraq on the Eve of Elections
Backgrounder #46
March 3, 2010

This backgrounder provides an update on the political landscape in Iraq on the eve of parliamentary elections. The paper begins with a brief overview of the electoral process. The second part of the backgrounder documents the Shi’a, Sunni, and Kurdish political landscapes. This paper concludes with some considerations on the post-election period of government formation.

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