Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al Abadi urged the Iraqis to cast their ballots in the parliamentary elections in order to liberate the state from ethnic and sectarian quota system.
In a speech to the Iraqi people on the elections, Abadi called on the Iraqis to cast their ballots in
order to ensure a better future for Iraq.
He underlined that the difficult years witnessed by Iraq are over, as the economy is improving and oil prices are rising, adding that the state is working on attracting investors.
Iraq is holding legislative elections scheduled for May 12th. The integrity of this elections is questionable. Clerics and politicians say fraud will happen due to the control of militias over the polling centers.