Middle-east Arab News Opinion | Asharq Al-awsat

Iraq's Supreme Court Ratifies Election Results - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English Archive
Select Page

BAGHDAD, (AP) – Iraq’s Supreme Court has ratified the results of the nation’s March 7 parliamentary election, officially declaring the secular Iraqiya alliance the vote’s biggest winner.

The televised ruling Tuesday marks the first major step toward resolving Iraq’s election crisis and seating a new parliament.

But the government impasse remains far from over, as it could take weeks if not months more for lawmakers to choose new leaders.

Asharq Al-Awsat

Asharq Al-Awsat

Asharq Al-Awsat is the world’s premier pan-Arab daily newspaper, printed simultaneously each day on four continents in 14 cities. Launched in London in 1978, Asharq Al-Awsat has established itself as the decisive publication on pan-Arab and international affairs, offering its readers in-depth analysis and exclusive editorials, as well as the most comprehensive coverage of the entire Arab world.

More Posts

Follow Me:
FacebookGoogle PlusYouTube