Elections | Institute for War and Peace Reporting




19 Apr 10
Umbrella group serves as channel for range of public concerns.
11 Apr 10
Election unlikely to change very much, but could open up a political space for opposition parties.
3 Apr 10
Accusations levelled that electoral irregularities are not being properly dealt with.
4 Mar 10
IWPR-trained journalists take part in innovative election reporting project.
A campaign poster in Karbala reads “No place for Baathists”. Shia parties are campaigning on anti-Baathist agendas in an effort to win over voters who were persecuted under Saddam Hussein’s regime. Photo by Metrography.
18 Feb 10
Campaigning in Iraq’s election kicked off last week amid debate about the country’s future and whether its Baathist history continues to permeate politics.
9 Nov 09
Majority seem relieved they will not have to take part in second round of voting.