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Our candidate is the favorite to head Iraq's parliament: NFA

Laith al-Dulaimi

Iraqi National Forces Alliance (NFA) spokesman, Laith al-Dulaimi said on Tuesday that the alliance's candidate for the post of parliament speaker, Mohamed al-Halbusi is the favorite candidate to assume the post.

In a press statement, Dulaimi pointed out that the current talks between political blocs have led to preliminary understandings, adding that the coming days will witness a final agreement on the formation of the parliament's largest bloc.

"We have ongoing dialogues with State of Law Coalition, Saairun Alliance, Fatah Alliance, National Wisdom Movement and Victory Alliance. We have common understandings with them and we are close to all political blocs", Dulaimi said.