May 19, 2018

Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr bloc wins Iraq elections

An alliance headed by the former Shia militia chief Moqtada Sadr has won the parliamentary elections in Iraq.

Final results released by the electoral commission give his Saeroun bloc 54 seats, with current Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in third place with 42. Read more.

BBC

Related,
Moqtada al-Sadr's alliance wins Iraq's parliamentary elections - PressTV
- Iraq: anti-US cleric Moqtada al-Sadr’s bloc confirmed as election winners - Guardian

Sjiitische geestelijke al-Sadr wint Iraakse verkiezingen - NU

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