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Saairun is close to form coalition with Victory Alliance: Khashan

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Saairun Alliance announced on Tuesday that talks regarding the formation of the new government with Victory Alliance, which is led by Prime Minister Haider Abadi, are witnessing a significant progress.

"The convergence of political and electoral programs makes us close to form a coalition with Victory Alliance and National Wisdom Movement bloc, as well as a number of Sunni and Kurdish blocs", Saairun's member Basem Khazal Khashan said.

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.

Saairun Alliance, which is led by Sadrist Movement leader Moqtada al-Sadr, won the most number of seats in the upcoming parliament.