Institute for War and Peace Reporting | Giving Voice, Driving Change

Trial Run for Democracy

Photographs by Jamal Penjweny, an IWPR-trained photojournalist (ICR No. 103, 27-Jan-05)


Ahead of National Assembly and local elections in Iraq, a practice run was staged in the northern city of Sulaimaniyah to give both voters and election workers a taste of what they can expect on January 30.

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