Archive for August 9th, 2009

Refocusing on the elections in Iraq: vote rigging and disenfranchising are the main threats

Sunday, August 9th, 2009

I watched a debate about the recent elections in the Kurdish region, the results showed the emergence of two opposition parties but not enough to pose serious threat to the domination of the KDP-PUK alliance. The existence of thousands of foreign observers was hailed but could not hide the claim of vote rigging and partiality […]