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An Illegal State:
Will Iraqi Kurdistan End Up Without A President, Or A Parliament?
Honar Hama Rasheed
In early September, the current session of Iraqi Kurdistan’s parliament ends. Several solutions are being suggested to solve the political deadlock before then. But none seem likely to work out.
Gaming The Voters?
In Baghdad, Formerly Religious Politicians Hedge Bets, Start Secular Parties
Iraqi politicians, who usually play on religious affiliations, are starting new organisations with a more secular message. But do they mean it, or are they just paying lip service to angry voters?
Shooting For Political Stardom:
Iraq’s Controversial Militias Fail To Agree On Unified Electoral Positions
Iraq’s militias have political ambitions and everybody knows it. But recent attempts to form a united front for the next elections have failed; some fear the disagreements could lead to violence.
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Iraq’s Immigration Minister:
'We Are Not Forcing The Displaced To Return To Their Homes’
In an interview, Iraq’s Minister of Displacement and Migration, Jassim Mohammed, provides the latest update on Iraq’s displaced and dispels popular myths about those forced to flee their homes.
Why Can’t Law 21 Save The Country?
Plan To Decentralize Iraqi Govt. Power Still Stuck In Limbo
Iraq’s provinces want more power to look after their own finances and security. It’s a plan that may aid reconstruction and reconciliation. But it hasn’t happened and locals are asking why.
Iraqi Province Creates New Districts - But For Better Or Worse?
Maliki Vs. Sadr:
Iraq’s Provincial Councils A New - And Dangerous - Political Battleground
Year In Review:
Iraqi Kurdistan’s ‘Year Of Crisis’
Year In Review:
2016 Brought Iraq Much Sadness, But Also Some Hope
Iraq’s New Militias Law Could Make Sunni Tribes More Powerful
No Plan For Jobs, Law And Order Or Local Politics In Post-Extremist Iraq
Meanwhile In Iraqi Kurdistan, Protests Against Leaders Grow
All For One:
Not-So-Secret Plan For National Unity In Post-Extremist Era Leaked
Guardians Of The Galaxy:
Iraqi Kurdistan’s ‘Superstar’ Politicians Fight Corruption – But Do They Do Any Good?
The Secret Project:
Displaced From Mosul Prepare Controversial Plan For Their Own Future
Powerless + Penniless:
Iraqi Kurdish Parties Contemplate Withdrawing From Govt.
Iraqi Kurdish Politicians Can’t Solve Problems Alone, Foreign Intervention Needed
Get Out Of Jail Free:
Iraq’s New Amnesty Law So Full Of Loopholes, Terrorists Could Be Freed
A Vote For Revenge:
Dismissal Of Iraqi Finance Minister Shows How Deeply Kurdish MPs Divided
Don’t Call It A Comeback:
Iraq’s Controversial Ex-PM Plays Divide-And-Conquer In Baghdad
The Waiting Game:
Iraq’s Many Problems Threaten Postponement Of 2017 Elections
Locals Want Kurdish Annexation in Disputed Areas, Officials Say
Could Plans For New Senior Council End Iraq’s Political Chaos?
The Governor’s New Clothes:
Iraqi Kurdistan’s Historic Power Sharing Deal – Or Is It?
Decision To Re-Draw Neighbourhood Borders in Baghdad Raises Concerns
Baghdad Politicians Seek Protection From Corruption Charges With Their Tribes
KDP Spokesperson, Eminki:
'This Crisis Is Not About The Iraqi Kurdish Presidency'
A Third Front:
Iraqi Kurdistan’s Islamic Parties Plan More Power, More Unity
Who’s The Boss?
Iraq’s Next Elections Will Change Power Balance, Could Put Militias In Charge
Deal With The Devil:
Kurdish Meeting With Former PM An Omen Of New Power Grab In Baghdad?
To Baghdad, Or Not To Baghdad?
Bad Relationship With Central Govt. Threatens To Split Iraqi Kurdistan
Too Many Contradictions:
Why Iraq’s New Political Parties Law Can Never Work
Will New Political Union in Kurdistan Equal Political Peace - Or Civil War?
Going It Alone?
After The Islamic State, Kirkuk Plans Independence
A Hanging Offence:
Iraqi Kurdistan’s Political History, As Told In Portraits
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