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Barzani congratulates Sadr on Saairun Alliance victory

Moqtada al-Sadr

Kurdistan Democratic Party leader, Masoud Barzani and Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region Government, Nechirvan Barzani congratulated on Tuesday the leader of the Sadrist Movement, Moqtada al-Sadr on the victory of Saairun Alliance in Iraq's Parliamentary elections.

Sadr has also received a phone call from Prime Minister, Haider Abadi to congratulate him on the victory of Saairun Alliance.

On May 12, Iraqi people made their way to the poll stations to cast their ballots in the country's first parliamentary elections since the defeat of ISIS terrorist group in December 2017.

According to the High Electoral Committee, Saairun Alliance, which is led by Sadr, won the most number of seats in the upcoming parliament.